University Centre Farnborough

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Aeronautical Engineering

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Course summary

The Higher National Diploma is a university-level qualification (Level 5) with a strong vocational emphasis. It is a nationally recognised qualification that equips you with the knowledge, understanding and skills needed to succeed in employment or the opportunity to progress to study at university. For people currently employed in a related field, an HND provides the opportunity to upgrade knowledge and skills, combining work and study and may be a more cost-effective alternative to university study. This course is equivalent to the first and second year of a full time university-level programme. Our supportive environment for learning will give you the best opportunity to succeed by providing you with individual attention whilst studying. You will get to know all your teachers well and benefit from a supportive and friendly environment. What Next? Students may go onto a wide and varied range of Engineering career pathways. Also students may choose to progress on to an appropriate Engineering Degree programme.

Course details

Modules

What modules are covered? The Higher National Diploma in Aeronautical Engineering has been developed to focus on equipping individuals with the knowledge, understanding and skills needed to succeed in employment in the Aeronautical Engineering Industries. Indicative Modules:

  • Analytical Methods for Engineers
  • Engineering Science
  • Project Design, Implementation and Evaluation
Aeronautical Pathway:
  • Aerodynamic Principles and Aircraft Design
  • Aircraft Structural Integrity
  • Aircraft Propulsion Technology
  • Aircraft Gas Turbine Science
* Engineering Design


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
HH41
Institution code:
F66
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Mature applicants with relevant experience are strongly encouraged to apply and will be considered on a case by case basis. A satisfactory interview and reference will be required.


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5000 Year 1
Scotland £5000 Year 1
Wales £5000 Year 1
Channel Islands £5000 Year 1
EU £5000 Year 1
International £7500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Aeronautical Engineering at University Centre Farnborough - UCAS