Loughborough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Derby

Engineering (Mechanical )

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Course summary

TEF Gold

Loughborough College has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.

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Engineering is an evolving sector that needs engineers with a wide variety of knowledge and skills. Our Engineering course will give you the foundations, key principles and professional skills you need in modern engineering and related industries. Our staff have significant industrial experience and use the latest learning and teaching technology. Mechanical engineering is one of the most versatile fields of knowledge, study and practice with a wide range of great career options. From designing supersonic aircraft to microscopic robots, mechanical engineering has a major role to play. You will study a range of highly interactive modules, including practical and theoretical delivery in areas such as: • Advanced Engineering Design and Modelling • Innovation in Sustainable Engineering • Advanced Mechanical Design and Materials • Applied Thermo Dynamics • Independent Engineering Research Project Features and Benefits

  • Study a course that provides you with the essential skills and experience to enhance your employability or prepare you for further study.
  • Study in a supportive environment, with a range of services at your fingertips to help you reach your full potential.
  • Access to our specialist Engineering Labs and industry relevant software, equipment, resources and expertise
  • Loughborough College was awarded TEF Silver 2017.
  • Be a full member of Loughborough Students Union- consistently voted No.1 for student experience.

Course details

Modules

The programme allows you to study the following modules: Independent Engineering Project, Innovation in Sustainable Engineering Design, Advanced Engineering design and Modellinh, Advanced Mechanical Design and Analysis and Applied Thermodynamics. Systems

Assessment method

The programme uses a variety of assessment techniques to ensure that you can demonstrate the range of learning outcomes. Subject knowledge and understanding is assessed through examinations, coursework essays, coursework reports, individual or group presentations, written evaluations, debates and posters will be used as other forms of assessment. These also assess a range of transferable skills, including confidence in academic written communication.


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code8H62
Institution code L77
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted

240 credits at Level 5, either from a BTEC Higher National Diploma in a relevant engineering discipline (with a minimum of five Merit module grades) or a completed Foundation Degree in a relevant engineering discipline. We welcome applications from mature students over the age of 21 and may be flexible in our normal offer if you show a commitment to succeed and have the relevant skills and experience of working within the industry.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Engineering (Mechanical ) at Loughborough College - UCAS