Teesside University, Middlesbrough has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Summary: This integrated master’s course (including a work placement year) offers a solid base of engineering knowledge and skills for a wide range of industries such as aerospace, robotics, automotive, marine, renewable energy, oil and gas, and process industries. Course details: We have exceptional links with local engineering companies, allowing you to enhance your experience and employability. This course incorporates many of the modules on the BEng, but you study a wider range of modules, covering technical subject areas as well as developing management, leadership and entrepreneurship skills. There are significant practical hands-on elements, including group and individual projects. After the course: Graduate mechanical engineers can seek employment in almost every sector of industry, including: automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, marine, medical, rail, power, processing, chemical, oil and gas, and food production industries. Some examples of mechanical engineering graduates' first destinations are Cummins (design engineer), K Home International Ltd (piping design engineer), Rolls Royce (graduate engineer) and Ardmore Craig & Hiley Engineering (placement).
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The programme provides a number of contact teaching and assessment hours (lectures, tutorials, laboratory work, projects, examinations) and you are expected to supplement this with self study, for example to review lecture notes and slides, read around the material using recommended texts, prepare coursework and assignments, work on projects and revise for assessments. One module in each year of your study involves a compulsory one-week block delivery period. This intensive problem-solving week, provides you with an opportunity to focus your attention on particular problems and enhance your team-working and employability skills. Your programme includes a range of assessments including coursework assignments, project reports and formal examinations.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Engineering Council
- Mechanical Engineers, Institute of
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|Campus name||Teesside University|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 - 128 points||Tariff points may be from any combination of recognised level 3 qualifications including mathematics. The preferred second subject is physics, but alternative science, technology and engineering subjects are also acceptable.|
|A level||At least two A levels including grade B in mathematics.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Distinction, Distinction, Merit in an appropriate discipline including distinction in further mathematics.|
|Access to HE Diploma||Engineering - with merit in at least 24 level 3 credits including mathematics.|
|Scottish Higher||Including grade C in higher level mathematics.|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||Including grade C in higher level mathematics.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||At least five subjects studied at higher level, including grade A (H1 if awarded after 2016) in mathematics.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||You are expected to have at least Level 2 literacy and numeracy skills, typically, GCSEs in English language and mathematics at grade 4 (or C) or passes in level 2 Functional Skills.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|