Aviation Technology / Teicneolaíocht Eitlíochta

2019 CAO PointS - 243

Minimum Number of

Subjects

Higher

5

 

Minimum Grade in

Maths

Eng OR Irish

O6/H7

O6/H7

Applications from QQI Level 5 are welcome. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/qqi

Mature applicants (23+) are welcome. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/mature

This programme will prepare you for a career in the aviation industry. You’ll learn about the principles of flight, the information systems integral to aviation/aircraft operations, and the complex inter-relationships in the various sub-sectors of the industry (legislative design, manufacturing, commercial, operations and maintenance).

Subjects include maths for technology, electricity & electronics, aerodynamics,
aircraft engines, aeronautical workshop practice, engineering mechanics, avionics, aviation legislation, financial management & accounting, commercial maintenance management, spares & logistics, and airline operations.

Further Study

If you reach the appropriate level in final examinations and meet certain subject prerequisites, you can continue to honours degree programmes in Year 3 in TU Dublin.
Career Opportunities

Graduates will find employment in a range of areas including:

  • Airline Operations
  • Maintenance Planner
  • Scheduler
  • Quality Assurance and Control Operative
  • Fleet Manager
  • Technical Administrator
  • Purchasing
  • Spares Trading and Provisioning
  • Maintenance Repair Operative
  • Overhaul Operations Operative

Semester 1

  • Maths for Technology
  • Electricity & Electronics
  • Materials Hardware & Maintenance Practices
  • Aerodynamics
  • Structures & Systems
  • Aircraft Engines
  • Aeronautical Workshop Practice

Semester 2

  • Electricity and Electronics
  • Aerodynamics
  • Structures & Systems
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Avionics
  • Thermo-fluids
  • Electricity & Electronics Lab

Semester 1

  • Electricity & Electronics
  • Information Technology
  • Electricity & Electronics Lab
  • Avionics
  • Aircraft Engines
  • Aviation Legislation

Semester 2

  • Human Factors
  • Aerodynamics
  • Structures & Systems
  • Aeronautical Workshop Practice
  • Communications
  • Employment Law & Employee Relations
  • Health & Safety

Semester 1

  • Financial Management & Accounting
  • Avionics
  • Materials Hardware & Maintenance Practices
  • Commercial Maintenance Management
  • Project Management
  • Group Project

Semester 2

  • Technical Services
  • Planning
  • Spares & Logistics
  • Airline Operations
  • Quality Assurance
  • Professional Development
  • Group Project
TU Code

TU721

Level

Level 7

Award

Bachelor of Engineering

Duration

3 years

Number of Places

40

Location

City Centre: Bolton Street

Fees

EU Fees

Non-EU Fees

Contact Us

Dr Eoin Plant, Assistant Head of School