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Engineer - Process

Intel

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Kerrie Horan

A day for a Process Engineer at Intel can range from spending all day in what we call our 'bunny suits' or space suits as most people would recognise them as or a day of juggling meetings with working on long term projects that have a quality improvement for your product or have a cost saving for the factory. The key thing is to be adaptable, be organised and be able to communicate your plans clearly and concisely. You will be your own boss in many instances as an engineer and it is up to you to get the job done and do it well, while at the same time meeting goals and challenges that are set for the factory.

The great thing about a process engineer at Intel is that much or your work can be done remotely, which means you don't have to sit at your desk all day allowing you to get in to the machines and get stuck in. One should also be aware that you will be continuously learning in this sort of environment. Because our technology is so up to date we are always making changes to make this possible. Our products will range from mobile phone chips to top of the range computer chips so we need to be able to make changes to meet the demands of what the market is looking for.

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DN600 LSJ
Law with Social Justice

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the QQI, HEA or Higher Education Institutes.

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3rd level Graduates are qualified for a wide range of occupations, and their education prepares them for roles involving specific skills, and for coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include accountants, sales managers, computer programmers, teachers, chemists, environmental engineers, criminal investigators, and financial analysts.

Level on the National Framework of Qualifications
4 Years
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The BCL with Social Justice programme, the first of its kind in Ireland, combines the study of Law with the study of social exclusion, its causes and remedies. It will appeal to students who are interested in issues of equality, diversity and disadvantage, and who want to look in-depth at the social context in which law operates.

On completion, you’ll be uniquely equipped to offer a critical perspective on issues such as the adequacy of our criminal justice system, the legal treatment of women and minority groups, and the underlying causes of social and economic injustice.

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PLC courses leading to the following QQI Major Awards may be used for entry into this course.

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Note: Information for 2018 Entry
Old Code New Code Award Title
ELESX  5M2073  Language and European Studies
BMXXX  5M2069  Marketing
BEBXX  5M0828  eBusiness
BBSXX  5M2102  Business Studies
BBSIT  5M2111  International Trade
ECHSX  5M2154  Cultural and Heritage Studies
EPJXX  5M2464  Journalism
BBSAX  5M2468  Business Administration
DCHCC  5M2786  Community Care
ECDXX  5M3050  Community Development
ELAXX  5M3114  General Studies
BLSXX  5M3789  Legal Studies
DCHSX  5M4468  Community Health Services
EYXXX  5M4732  Youth Work
  5M5165  Trade Union Studies
DCXXX  6M2007  Early Childhood Care and Education
  6M2218  Social and Vocational Integration
  6M2263  Inclusive Education and Training
  6M3115  Information, Advice and Advocacy
ECDEV  6M3674  Community Development
BMANX  6M4587  Management
BALBX  6M4985  Business
BAXXX  6M5013  Administration
EASSX  5M2181  Applied Social Studies


Essential Module Requirements:
5 modules at Distinction Grade. Important Note: In order to take the LFL (Law with French Law) option within DN600. a minimum Grade H3 in Leaving Certificate French or equivalent is required. in addition to the above requirement for Distinction in 5 modules.

Note: Information for 2018 Entry

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Third Year students have the option of studying abroad in an International partner university.

This degree will provide an ideal platform for careers in:

  • National and international Non- Governmental Organisations as legal advisors or researchers
  • Public policy

Relevant graduate study programmes include:

  • International Human Rights
  • Criminology
  • Equality Studies.

To become a legal professional, it is normal to pass examinations set by the Law Society of Ireland, and serve an apprenticeship for an additional two years.



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