Certificate in Sustainable Agricultural Technologies and Energy
One great reason to consider this course
- This is a collaborative programme delivered jointly with Teagasc at Ballyhaise Agricultural College.
This 10-credit programme has been developed in collaboration with Teagasc Ballyhaise Agricultural College. This programme is targeted at holders of level 7 qualifications in Agriculture and related areas and it will cover the key in-demand subjects of Energy Management in Agriculture and Digital Agriculture.
Important notice about this course
Next intake Jan 2025
Applications will open in autumn 2024
Upon completion of this course, graduates of this programme will demonstrate:
- The ability to identify appropriate sustainable energy technologies to match resources to demand for a given situation from an energy, carbon and economic perspective.
The course will be delivered via live online lectures on one evening per week and recorded lectures on one evening per week. In addition, students will attend DkIT for Saturday workshops.
Due to the blended learning delivery within this course, students should have access to a PC / Mac, a headset with a mic, and a broadband internet connection from home, so as to be able to fully participate in the course. Basic IT skills essential
The minimum entry requirement for the level 8 major award is a level 7 major award in agriculture/ animal science/ crop science or a cognate area. Graduates of other disciplines will be assessed for entry through the Recognition of Prior Learning process on an individual case-by-case basis.
Candidates may be interviewed.
|Flexible & Professional
|Tuesday, 23rd January at 5.30pm
|School of Health & Science
|Agriculture, Food and Animal Health
|Dundalk Institute of Technology