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Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Electrical Services Engineering  

Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Electrical Services Engineering   is a course run by Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin), Dublin. It is a Blended Learning - Mix of Classroom & Online course . Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Electrical Services Engineering   gives a Course Qualification of Ordinary Bachelors Degree, awarded by TU Dublin. For more information about Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Electrical Services Engineering   at Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin), please review the details below.

This is a three-year part-time course designed to prepare students for careers as Electrical Services Engineers. The course has been designed in close consultation with the Electrical Services Industry. Students will develop expertise in the technical areas necessary to use software packages for electrical services design. The course will provide a wide knowledge base, which will enable the student to specialise in different areas of interest such as the following: lighting design; emergency services design; data cabling; standby power systems; building automation; electrical distribution design; project management; building services and environmental control.

The aims of the programme are to:

  • Provide a deep seated learning environment for students
  • Produce graduates who will exercise engineering skills in a scientific and reflective way, which will enable them to perform to a high level of expertise in modern industry.
  • Enable graduates to be creative and to think critically
  • Enable graduates to develop communication, managerial, personal and interpersonal skills
  • Educate graduates on the environmental impact of energy use
  • Give graduates the knowledge skills and competence to carry out energy efficient building designs and to operate plant and equipment in the most energy efficient way.
  • Enable graduates to integrate renewable energy technologies in buildings
  • Allow linkage and transfer to TU Dublin Electrical, Building Services and other engineering programmes within TU Dublin and further afield.

Having completed the course the students will be able to:

  • Work as a member of a design team
  • Design industrial and commercial electrical installations
    Use appropriate BIM software to produce and revise engineering drawings
    Design and operate automated systems for industrial plant
    Employ standard estimating and tendering techniques for electrical services applications
    Examine, compare and operate data transfer systems used for computer control
    Employ modern application software such as Excel, Amtech, Dialux, or equivalent software, etc.
    Make professional presentations and write technical reports using Power Point, Word etc.
    Develop a personal career portfolio
    Analyse the design and control of modern building environments
    Explain and use standard project management techniques
    Prepare safety management reports and carry out risk assessments
    Configure machine/human interfaces
    Demonstrate capability in problem solving, analysis, and decision making
    Provide engineering systems support for manufacturing industries
    Advise the building design team with regard to comfort, fire safety, green building design and construction.
    Describe and compare different renewable energy technologies suitable for integration in buildings
    Design a renewable energy system for a building
    Evaluate the environmental impact of energy use
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Training ProviderTechnological University Dublin (TU Dublin)
Course LocationDublin City North, Dublin
Course TypeBlended Learning - Mix of Classroom & Online
Course QualificationOrdinary Bachelors Degree
Awarding BodyTU Dublin
Course Time3 evenings per week (min.) (28 weeks each year)  1 in person
Course Fee€6,885
Entry RequirementsQualified (National Craft Certificate) electrician, or similar. OR Successful completion of an NFQ level 6 engineering programme. Non-standard Entry Requirements: Apprentice electricians, or similar that have made adequate progress in pursuit of the National Craft Certificate (e.g. have completed phase 6). OR Relevant Level 6 qualification on approval of Programme Committee (through a non-standard entry application subcommittee).
Carear PathThe key to the success of this programme is that it is attractive to a very wide number of industry disciplines, from electrical & building services and energy engineering to project management, BIM specialism and technical design within the built environment. Moreover, with a very broad range of experiences at hand to the students engaged in the course, there are significant opportunities for peer enhancement and career networking through the course. The course prepares its graduates for successful careers in consultancy, contracting and project management – skills highly regarded by employers nationally and internationally. Graduate employment opportunities include: Electrical Services Engineer Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) Engineer Energy Management Renewable Energy Technologist Building Automation engineering Lighting Designer Fire Services Engineer Technical Sales Engineer Project Manager
Course CodeTU027
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Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin)
TU Dublin Park House Grangegorman 191 North Circular Road D07 EWV4 Ireland
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Republic of Ireland
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