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CK600 NPF
Engineering

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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.

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4 Years
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The first year is common across engineering and provides an opportunity for transfer to the other engineering courses at UCC.

Students who are unsure which preferred engineering programme they would like to go into select CK600NPF (Engineering) at the application stage and make their choice out of Process & Chemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Energy Engineering or Electrical & Electronic Engineering at the end of first year. 

Students who successfully complete first year CK600NPF will be offered a place in their first preference programme, subject to availability and first year performance.

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CK600 NPF - Engineering
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CK600 NPF - Engineering
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Depending on which discipline a student takes, careers are available in a variety of sectors including but not limited to:

  • PharmaChem (Bio / Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals) 
  • Energy
  • Environmental
  • Water
  • Renewables & Fossil Fuels
  • Biotechnology
  • Healthcare & Biomedical
  • Electronics & Computers
  • Waste Management
  • Consultancy (Design, Environmental, General)
  • Public Sector
  • Construction

 



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