Bachelor Engineering Tec (Ord) Electronics and Communications Engineering   DT008

  • Undergraduate
  • Level 7
  • 3 Years
  • Full-Time
  • Kevin Street
  • School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • College of Engineering and Built Environment

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What is Bachelor Engineering Tec (Ord) Electronics and Communications Engineering?

The programme prepares students for challenging careers in Electronic and Communications Engineering in areas such as design support, development and production. The programme has a particular focus on Communications Engineering, particularly in the latter years. Communications technology is one of the most sophisticated and rapidly changing application areas of electronics. It now pervades the daily lives of every person, through mass communication networks, as well as person-to-person communications based on fixed and wireless networks. A good example is the Internet which has undergone explosive growth in the last few years. Communications also now involves a wide range of information, not just data, but also voice, multi-media and video. Graduates of the programme who achieve a high average mark in the final examinations are eligible for transfer into the honours degree four year programmes in Computer & Communications Engineering (DT081) and Electrical/Electronic Engineering (DT021).

External and/or Professional Details

Professional Body Accreditation:Engineers Ireland

Students may be required to attend classes at locations across the Institute.

Please note that the catalogue is provided as a guide to modules in DIT. Not all modules listed will necessarily be offered every year and new modules may also be added. Information subject to change. For detail on specific programmes/modules please contact the relevant School directly.