DK 745 – Construction Technology

Area:
Louth
Price: -
Duration: 3 Years
Type:
CAO and Third Level

Course description

Course Code: DK745
Bachelor of Science (level 7) in Construction Technology
The programme is designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of the principal functional, technological, economic, social and legal factors which influence the design, construction and use of buildings. The programme includes training in the following skills, all of which are of immediate use in employment: * Building drawing and detailing (manual- and computer-aided) * Materials specification and testing * Measurement and costing of building work * Building work organization * Surveying and setting out * Document preparation and interpretation
Career Options:
Work as a building technologist in all areas of activity associated with the development and use of buildings. Graduates will be able to undertake responsibility and exercise independent judgement, under supervision, for much of the day-to-day technical work associated with the evaluation and optimisation of building performance in use.
Minimum Entry Requirements:
Six Leaving Certificate subjects, including English, or Irish and Mathematics with at least grade C3 in one Higher Level paper together with at least grade D3 in five Ordinary Level papers, or at least grade D3 in six Ordinary Level papers and at least 200 points