CAO Code LY527
  Letterkenny Campus

Bachelor of Engineering (Ord)

Civil Engineering

3 years  /    Level 7  /    Full-time

Is this course for me?

Our Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering provides you with a broad based technician level training qualification in the field of Civil Engineering. It’s a gateway to a career in the construction industry, one of the most exciting and diverse sectors to work in.

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

SEMESTER PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS HOURS PER WEEK
1 Mathematics 1 Mandatory 5 4
Elementary CAD Mandatory 5 4
Construction Technology 1 Mandatory 5 4
Physics 1 Mandatory 5 4
Structures 1 Mandatory 5 4
Technical Writing & Communication Mandatory 5 3
2 Land Surveying Mandatory 5 4
BIM Graphic Communications Mandatory 5 4
Construction Technology 2 Mandatory 5 4
Physics 2 Mandatory 5 4
Structures 2 Mandatory 5 4
Mathematics 2 Mandatory 5 4
SEMESTER PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS HOURS PER WEEK
3 Fluid Mechanics Mandatory 5 4
Materials Technology Mandatory 5 4
Structures 3 Mandatory 5 4
Surveying 1 Mandatory 5 4
Mathematics 3 Mandatory 5 4
Civil Engineering Methods and Health & Safety Mandatory 5 0
4 Civil Engineering Research Project Mandatory 5 3
Soil Mechanics 1 Mandatory 5 3
Water & Wastewater Technology Mandatory 5 4
Structures 4 Mandatory 5 4
Mathematics 4 Mandatory 5 4
Surveying 2 Mandatory 5 4
SEMESTER PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS HOURS PER WEEK
5 Environmental Engineering Mandatory 5 3
Hydraulics Mandatory 5 4
Mathematics 5 Mandatory 5 4
Civil Engineering Materials Mandatory 5 4
Civil Engineering Project 1 Mandatory 5 6
Structures 5 Mandatory 5 5
6 Highway & Traffic Engineering Mandatory 5 3
Mathematics 6 Mandatory 5 4
Civil Engineering Project 2 Mandatory 5 6
Structures 6 Mandatory 5 5
Soil Mechanics 2 Mandatory 5 5
Professional Practice Mandatory 5 4

Add-on Courses

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

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Level 8 degrees in institutes and universities at home or abroad

Key Information

CAO Key Dates:
Discounted closing date – 20 January (17:15)
Normal closing date – 1 February (17:15)
Late closing date – 1 May (17:15)
Change of Mind opens – 5 May (12:00)
Change of Mind closes – 1 July (17:15)
Round 1 offers – 20 August (06:00)

Further Information

Contact
Anne Boner
Head of Department

Email: Anne.Boner@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6403

School and Department
Department of Civil Engineering & Construction
School of Engineering