Higher Certificate in Electronics & Computer Engineering

What is Electronic Engineering?

Electronic engineering is a rapidly advancing profession and is the driving force behind the development of the world’s information technology. Electronic engineers create, design and develop everyday devices like the mobile phone, portable music devices and computers. Electronic engineering offers a broad range of exciting career challenges including producing new innovations and developments in telecommunications, robotics, computing hardware and power and electrical equipment.

ELECTRONIC ENGINEERS DESIGN AND DEVELOP THE ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT WE USE EVERY DAY, FROM MOBILE PHONES TO MICROWAVES

What's needed?

  • Love of problem-solving
  • Creative thinking
  • Technical mind
  • Team work
  • Communication

Electronic engineers use their problem-solving skills to…

  • Design cutting-edge consumer gadgets such as virtual reality headsets or augmented reality glasses.
  • Improve navigation control systems for aircraft, ships and trains.
  • Enhance the design of medical devices such as hearing aids or pacemakers.
  • Design artificial intelligence systems for computers and devices.
DepartmentCodeAward
Mech. and Electronic Eng. SG305 Higher Certificate
2016 POINTS
130
NFQ LEVEL
6
DURATION (YRS)
2

Career Opportunities

Electronic Engineering graduates will find many employment opportunities both in Ireland and abroad in a range of industries:

• Design Engineer

• Maintenance Engineer

• Production Engineer

• Sales Engineer

• Management Engineer

• Software Engineer

What subjects will I study?

Who do I contact?

Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8510

E: admissions@itsligo.ie