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  Letterkenny Campus

Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)

Mechanical Engineering

1 year  /    Level 8  /    Full-time

Is this course for me?

As a mechanical engineer you design, manufacture and maintain products systems and services that people use everyday; from phones to refrigerators and from planes to power generation. This Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Mechanical Engineering is a one year course to deepen your knowledge, skills and competence in core areas such as mechanical systems and design & analysis.

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

SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
7 Innovation, Technology and Business Mandatory 5 1
Mathematics 7 Mandatory 5 4
Mechanics 6 Mandatory 5 4
Engineering Design and Analysis Mandatory 5 4
Research Report Mandatory 5 4
Thermodynamic & Renewable Energy 1 Mandatory 5 4
8 Computer Aided Engineering Mandatory 5 4
Mathematics 8 Mandatory 5 4
Professional Practice Mandatory 5 1
Thermodynamic & Renewable Energy 2 Mandatory 5 4
Project 2 Mandatory 10 4

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Under an articulation agreement with Edinburgh Napier University graduates of this course are eligible for entry to year 5 of the year integrated MEng Mechanical Engineering.
  • Master degrees in institutes and universities at home and abroad.

Further Information

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

Head of Department Dr Jim Morrison
Email: Jim.Morrison@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6401

School and Department
School of Engineering
Department of Electronic and Mechanical