What is Electronic Engineering?
Common electronic systems include applications like mobile phones, sound and vision systems, computer and information technology, automation and machine control, robotics and biomedical engineering. Electronic engineering is concerned with the design, development, manufacture and application of electronic devices, circuits and systems.
What is the BEng in Electronic Engineering course?
The BEng in Electronic Engineering is a full-time three year degree course, which prepares students for employment and/or further education in the area of electronic engineering.
There is a strong emphasis on project work in the course. Students design, construct and test embedded electronic applications.The BEng has a strong embedded electronic, software and instrumentation emphasis.
Example project application areas
Example project application areas include Robotics, Automotive Electronics, Telecommunications, Sensors and Interfacing to Mobile Phones and WWW.
|Semester 1||Semester 2|
|Electrical Engineering Applications & Practice||Discrete Active Circuits|
|Engineering Professionalism & Technology||Combinational Digital Systems|
|Electrical Science 1||Electrical Science 2|
|Fundamental Engineering Maths||Introductory Calculus|
|Engineering Science||Electrical Design Software|
|Electronic Devices & Circuit Technology||Electronics Project|
|Semester 3||Semester 4|
|Operational Amplifiers & Applications||Electronic Power Circuits|
|Sequential Digital Systems||Programmable Digital Systems|
|Telecommunications Fundamentals||Industrial Instrumentation|
|Further Calculus and Probability||Linear Algebra and ODE’s|
|Electronic Systems 1||Electronic Systems 2|
|Introduction to HLL Programming||Control Systems|
|Semester 5||Semester 6|
|Embedded Systems Project||Embedded Project Application|
|Embedded HLL Programming||Telecommunications Systems|
|Industrial Measurement||Embedded Systems Design|
|Math.Transform Methods||Linear/Fourier Analysis|
|Computer Interfacing||Computer Interfacing & Network|
|Embedded Arm Development|
Leaving Certificate 2019:
Minimum entry requirements for BEng in Electronic Engineering
5 subjects: O6/H7
English or Irish: O6/H7
Advanced and Equivalent Entry for BEng in Electronic Engineering:
Career Opportunities for BEng in Electronic Engineering graduates:
Telecommunications (e.g. Nokia, Ericssons)
Microprocessor manufacture (e.g. Intel)
Field service engineering (e.g. Siemens)
Software development C/C++/JAVA
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