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Key Info

  • Course CodeCR_CMEQS_8
  • Field of StudyQuantity Surveying
  • Type of CourseCertificate
  • Type of QualificationCertificate
  • Type of Study Part time
  • Application Closing Date
  • Start DateSeptember
  • Level8
  • LocationCIT Bishopstown Campus
  • Fees

    Overall Fee: €1,500 (only applicable when ALL three modules are taken in Semester 1)

    Individual module fee: €600

This Certificate programme will provide academically qualified Quantity Surveying graduates with the technical skills and capability in the area of Mechanical and Electrical Quantity Surveying. It enhances their abilities as highly effective practitioners in this specialised area once they have a number of years of practical work experience. It develops the core technical skills of a Mechanical and Electrical Quantity Surveyor in the specific areas of services technology, cost planning and measurement of mechanical and electrical services.

 

Course Fee
Overall Fee: €1,500 (only applicable when ALL three modules are taken in Semester 1)
Individual module fee: €600

 

Content

The course is delivered in one semester. All three modules are undertaken in Semester 1 between September and January. 

  • Building Services Technology Evaluation
    Identification of, characteristics and selection criteria for cost-effective and sustainable environmental, public health, power supply, security and operational services in residential, commercial and industrial buildings.
  • M&E Cost Planning
    This module will enable the student to understand and use cost data and resource information for the purpose of cost planning and control of Mechanical and Electrical Services.
  • M&E Measurement
    This module will enable the student to measure Mechanical and Electrical Services and build up corresponding rates.

 

Career Opportunities

It is anticipated that undertaking this programme will enable practitioners, both in Quantity Surveying and Services, to develop their careers in this specialised area of Mechanical and Electrical Quantity Surveying.

 

Award

Certificate in Mechanical and Electrical Quantity Surveying (Level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications).

Applicants must have achieved a minimum Level 7 Quantity Surveying qualification or equivalent.  Where an applicant has not completed a relevant Level 7 programme, equivalence is assessed through the formal Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process used in Cork Institute of Technology.

 

  • To apply, please contact Mark Higgins, by email meqs@cit.ie or Carmel Collins, Department Secretary, by email carmel.collins@cit.ie
  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €250 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.
  • Some candidates may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning based on previous academic or work experience.  If you think  you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning, please check out www.cit.ie/rpl

 

 

 

Overall Fee: €1,500 (only applicable when ALL three modules are taken in Semester 1)

Individual module fee: €600

Course Details

Part-time Information

  • All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.
  • Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2019-2020 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only.
  • Registration fees for professional bodies etc. are payable separately to these institutions. Students will be notified of their fees by email to their CIT email account and in all cases, course fees must be paid before attending lectures.
  • Some candidates may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning based on previous academic or work experience. If you think you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning, please check out www.cit.ie/rpl

For more information on fees, please visit www.cit.ie/fees/students/parttime

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