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Engineering - Mechanical

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Date of Review Aug 30, 2011 Go Back
Year of Study 2nd
1 Helpful votes.
Student Type Traditional
1 Unhelpful votes.
From Offaly Ireland
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Why did you choose your course?

i choose this course because engineering is what i love and allways will like to do

Are you happy with your choice of course?

Yes

On reflection, what made it the right or wrong choice for you?

its a great course but i can get very hard at time and will need sum will at time to push on

How many hours of organised classes do you have per week? (labs,tutorials,lectures,etc)

16-20hrs

Are your lectures/labs mainly based on or off the main campus?

On

Is your course weighted more on

Continuous assessment

Is there an option to study abroad on your course?

I don't know

What are your favourite aspects of your course?

the hands on side i love working in the lab on the lathe or drawing sumthing in the cad room all that side is great maths and science is hard but u get used to it

What are your least favourite aspects of your course?

the science gets hard

Was your course what you expected?

Yes

What do you wish you had known before choosing this course?

i wish i had know it was going to be this hard and i would have to imput thos much effort to pass

Why?

very well kept and the hours there open and its just a nice place

Is there a good social life on your course?

Yes

Please describe

all friendly lectures and class mates

Rate your course in terms of difficulty

Neither Easy not Difficult

Please rate your course in terms of workload

More than other courses

Are you an active member of any societies?

Yes

If yes, please name the societies

i was a class rep

Why do you enjoy being a member of this society? why should a prospective student think of joining this society?

i like organising partys and things for the class

Are you a member of any sports clubs?

No

How much do you spend on living every week (going out, food, transport etc.), excluding rent and bills?

€60-80

Do you or have you lived away from home during college?

Yes

How much does your rent cost per month?

€250-350

As a first year did you live in college halls?

No

If yes, where and why?

i lived in glasan . the houses a grand but i had alot of bother with them if anything stoped working the way it shud they would take ages to fix it and it never seemed they cared about the students just ways they can bring in more money

How would you recommend this college to a friend?

great place to study

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