BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

Duration: 3 years

Course details

The Mechanical Engineering course provides a comprehensive engineering education covering design, engineering mathematics and its application, the core concepts of mechanics, thermodynamics, structural dynamics, materials and the behaviour of fluids. As you progress through the course, you will also cover the principles of control systems, advanced materials and manufacturing processes including Additive Layer Manufacturing (ALM)/ 3D-printing of plastics and metals.

Year 1

  • Design and Applications Project

  • Aircraft and Automotive Systems

  • Computer-aided Engineering and Design

  • Materials and Manufacture 1

  • Mathematics

  • Engineering Concepts

Year 2

  • Materials

  • Manufacturing Engineering

  • Computer-aided Engineering

  • Dynamics

  • Mechanical and Manufacturing Instrumentation and Testing

  • Fluid Dynamics

  • Thermodynamics

  • Mathematics and Control

  • Engineering Design and Management

Year 3

  • Dynamics and Control

  • Advanced Fluid Mechanics and Applications in Mechanical Engineering

  • Product Innovation and Management

  • Project

  • + Option modules

Entry requirements

  • A Level grade BB or CDD to include Maths and either a technology or science-based subject
  • BTEC National Diploma grade MMP, BTEC National Certificate grade DM
  • BTEC QCF Extended Diploma grade MMP, BTEC QCF Diploma grade DM
  • GCSE English and Maths at grade C+/4 or above

Career posibilities

Mechanical engineers may choose industry-based careers in research and development, design, or product development. The combination of engineering skills, design capability and management provides you with a wide range of employment opportunities in technical environments across the world. The course enables you to attain management positions, with significant levels of responsibility within a relatively short time.

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