What You Will Learn :
- Skills and knowledge in the latest industrial automation technologies
- Practical guidance from experts in the field
- Global networking contacts in academia and industry
- Improved career options
- Maths bridging test/exam (non-proctored/invigilated): to be completed by all Higher Education students during orientation week, to be administered through Moodle.
There is more choice for engineers now than ever before; it is a discipline that is developing and broadening with the evolution of technology. Industrial automation is one of those expanding streams of engineering, with an increasingly profound influence on most industries and enterprises.
With this qualification, you will have acquired the essential knowledge which underpins both this and other fields of engineering. More importantly, you will have become an industrial automation technologist.
Graduates will able to be employed as technologists working in a wide range of manufacturing, industrial, chemical, military, mineral process, and mining industries.
Potential job roles include engineering and management positions in the following areas of expertise:
- Process control, commissioning, and production management
- Plant, factory, and building automation
- Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), Distributed Control Systems (DCSs), and SCADA
- Industrial design and consultation
- Supply chain management, quality assurance, and sales
- Operations, maintenance, field services, and technical support
- Controls, instrumentation, and robotics
- Industrial project management and business development
Who is this course for?
Maths bridging test/exam (non-proctored/invigilated): to be completed by all Higher Education students during orientation week, to be administered through Moodle. If the student fails again they will be considered a student at risk and managed in accordance with EIT’s Student at Risk Policy.