Further Education
2022-2023

Further Education 2022-2023

Pre-University Engineering 5M2061

The Pre - University Engineering course has been designed to meet the needs of a variety of students wishing to study Engineering and Construction at third level. Core competencies in Engineering are studied giving students an excellent foundation to their studies.

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The Pre - University Engineering course has been designed to meet the needs of a variety of students wishing to study Engineering and Construction at third level. Core competencies in Engineering are studied giving students an excellent foundation to their studies.

Entry Requirements
  • Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied, or equivalent

  • Interview

  • Mature applicants welcome

Course Content
  • 5N1608 Engineering Workshop Processes

  • 5N1833 Mathematics

  • 5N1604 Computer Aided Draughting (2D)

  • 5N1607 Engineering Drawing

  • 5N1570 Building Construction

  • 5N1356 Work Experience

  • 5N1794 Safety and Health at Work

  • 5N2136 Engineering Workshop Theory

  • 5N0690 Communications

How the Course is Taught

GTI has developed a style of teaching to meet the needs of a diverse community of learners

  • A practical based course where learning takes place primarily in workshops and drawing rooms

  • We make extensive use of advanced multimedia and internet technologies to bring subject matter to life and to ensure effective learning

  • Whenever possible, we use a Learn-by-Doing approach to make the learning experience more realistic and enjoyable

  • We provide learning supports that are tailored to the needs of individual learners

Certification
  • QQI Level 5 Certification in Engineering Technology 5M2061

  • Safe Pass Certification [Additional Fee Applies] Check with Course Teacher for further details

Progression to Higher Education

Students who successfully complete the course may gain entry to Third Level Institutes and Colleges through the Higher Education Links Scheme. This course is linked to the many Engineering and Construction courses at third level Colleges in Ireland. The number of places available may be limited. Check with the Admissions office of individual institutions for further details.

Fees
  • Student Services Fee: €175
  • QQI Certification Fees: €50

TOTAL: €225

Duration

This is a full-time one-year course and runs from September to May.

Adult and Part-Time Education

Full-time registered students of GTI may access a range of adult education courses at a reduced fee

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Please Note

GTI reserves the right to make changes in any course, to limit the number of places available or to withdraw a course. No part of this information shall be deemed to form a contract between the Institute and a student or third party.

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