If you’re working in engineering-related employment at a technical level and would like to boost your career, this qualification can combine academic skills with the needs of your workplace. This course will build on your existing skills and experience to support your professional development plans. It applies the study of engineering fundamentals like energy, design, manufacturing, materials, mechanics and structural analysis, to the solution of real-life problems. Mathematical skills are key to successfully studying engineering, so it’ll develop these too. This diploma will be of particular interest to those living and working in Scotland. The same programme of study is also available as the Foundation Degree in Engineering (X11). Key features of the course
- Expands on your existing skills and experience to support your professional development plans
- Applies the study of engineering fundamentals to the solution of real-life problems
- Builds a solid foundation for further study, with the option to top-up to an honours degree
- Registration is expected to open in March 2020 for courses starting from October 2020.
This diploma of higher education has two stages, each comprising 120 credits. In Stage 1 you’ll study four 30-credit core engineering modules – the last, of which, is work based. Next, in Stage 2, you’ll study two further 30-credit core engineering modules, followed by a 30-credit optional module and a final work-based module.
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How to apply
To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
There are no qualification requirements for this course.
Although it’s an introductory module, to get the best from it you’ll need some knowledge of mathematics, an interest in technology, and the ability to read and write to a good standard of English.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£4128||Whole course|