CAO Code LY637
  Letterkenny Campus

Bachelor of Engineering (Ord)

Electric Vehicle Engineering

3 years  /    Level 7  /    Full-time

Is this course for me?

This course has been designed to allow graduates to work in an industry embarking on the rapid transition to electrified propulsion, namely Electric Vehicle. We are delighted to be supported in the roll-out of this course by Hyundai who are major players in the transition to Electric Vehicles.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
1 Mathematics 1 Mandatory 5 4
Engineering Science Mandatory 5 5
Computing for Engineering Mandatory 5 4
Engineering Drawing & CAD Mandatory 5 3
Engineering Problem Based Learning Mandatory 10 7
2 Mathematics 2 Mandatory 5 4
Programming 1 Mandatory 5 4
Engineering Science 2 Mandatory 5 5
Engineering Workshop Technology 1 Mandatory 5 4
Analogue Electronics 1 Mandatory 5 4
Engineering Problem Based Learning 2 Mandatory 5 4
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
3 Mathematics 3 Mandatory 5 4
Mechanics 1 Mandatory 5 4
Mechanical Design 1 Mandatory 5 4
Automotive Components Mandatory 5 4
Engineering Materials Science Mandatory 5 4
Electric Vehicle Manufacturing 1 Mandatory 5 4
4 Mathematics 4 Mandatory 5 4
Mechanics 2 Mandatory 5 4
Mechanical Design 2 Mandatory 5 4
Automotive Control Systems Mandatory 5 4
Electric Vehicle Low Voltage and High Voltage Systems Mandatory 5 4
Electric Vehicle Manufacturing 2 Mandatory 5 4
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
5 Mathematics 5 Mandatory 5 4
Mechanics 3 Mandatory 5 4
Mechanical Design 3 Mandatory 5 3
High Voltage Design & Hardware Mandatory 5 4
Vehicle Chassis Dynamics Mandatory 5 4
Automotive Project Design Mandatory 5 4
6 Mathematics 6 Mandatory 5 4
Mechanics 4 Mandatory 5 4
Mechanical Design 4 Mandatory 5 4
Engineering Management 1 Mandatory 5 4
Thermodynamics & Battery Technology Mandatory 5 4
Automotive Project Build Mandatory 5 4

Add-on Courses

On successful completion of this programme, learners may transfer to the following programmes at LYIT:

Key Information

Mature Applicants A limited quota of places is reserved for applicants who are 23 years of age, or older, by the 1st of January in the year of entry. Random selection applies for this quota, i.e., applicants who meet the age criteria may be selected regardless of whether they have and Leaving Cert /FE or other qualifications.

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6406 / +353 (0)74 918 6410

Head of Department Paddy Hannigan
Email: paddy.hannigan@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6401

School and Department
Faculty of Engineering & Technology
Department of Electronic and Mechanical