Sustainable Technology L6 2017-12-10T15:37:18+00:00

Sustainable Technology L6


QQI Architectural Technology and Design Level 6, Code 6M4989

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This course is aimed at students who wish to pursue a career in Engineering, Building Services Management, Industrial Design or Architecture related areas. Students will use the most relevant BIM (Building Information Modelling) software for these industries, including Revit.

The course also aims to develop an understanding of Sustainable/Green Building Technology and Design, introduces Building Energy Rating (BER), the associated software (DEAP) and other related topics.

The course provides people with the relevant skills and knowledge to allow them to adjust to a changing building industry.


Learners may apply to a range of Higher Education Institutions (including C.I.T.) through the Higher Education Links Schemes.


Entry Requirements

QQI Level 5 Award in Architectural Technology or in a related area is required.


One year full time

Course Outline

Code Title
6N3625 Architectural Drawing and Presentation
6N4969 Environmental Studies
6N4909 Building Technology
6N4986 Surveying
6N3652 Computer Aided Draughting
6N5965 Computer Aided Design 3D
5N5765 Parametric Cad
6N1950 Communications
6N1946 Work Experience



Work Placement/Experience

Participants will be required to undertake 10 days of work placement in a relevant location. The College will assist participants in identifying suitable placements.


Education Progression Opportunities

CIT: CR051; CR0052; CR053; CR055; CR072; CR077; CR090

CIT CCPS: CR560; CR565

LIT: LC241; LC242; LC243; LC244; LC248; LC251; LC252; LC253; LC256

WIT: WD 094, WD 195


We advise you to consult the CAO website – and to confirm specific entry requriments for Higher Educaiton Institutions



Career Opportunities

As our population becomes more environmentally aware, a host of job opportunities are becoming available related to making buildings greener and more efficient.


Course specific Contact Details

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