Teesside University, Middlesbrough has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Summary: This top-up degree covers a range of petroleum and gas engineering topics. Developmental elements of the course help you acquire the transferable and team-working skills that employers seek. Eligible entry qualifications include QCF Level 5 (foundation degree, HND or equivalent) in a relevant subject. Acceptable subjects include engineering, chemistry and geology. Indicate your point of entry as Year 3 when applying. Course details: The modules complement each other, deepening your knowledge and enhancing your employment opportunities within the industries associated with the oil and gas sector. You study three specialist technical modules, a group design module, an individual project and an employment skills module. After the course: Highly skilled petroleum and natural gas engineers are in demand by oil and gas companies all over the world, and are among the best paid engineering professionals. You can enjoy wide and varied work that could involve travel. On successful completion of this degree with at least 2.2 honours, you are eligible to apply for a place on a postgraduate master's programme at Teesside University, further enhancing your job and career prospects.
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This programme provides a number of contact teaching and assessment hours (lectures, tutorials, laboratories, projects, examinations). You are also expected to spend time on your own – this self-study time is to review lecture notes, prepare coursework assignments, work on projects and revise for assessments. Some of the modules involve compulsory one-week block delivery periods (Monday - Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm). There is one such week in this programme. It’s an intensive problem-solving week to enhance team-working and provide you with an opportunity to focus your attention on particular problems. Modules are assessed by a variety of methods including examination and in-course assessment with some using other approaches such as group-work or verbal/poster presentations.
How to apply
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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!
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|Campus name||Teesside University|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Successful completion of a Higher National Diploma, or equivalent, in an appropriate subject. Conditions on units studied may apply.|
Acceptable qualifications for this top-up degree are Level 5 HND with 4 Merits at Level 5. Foundation Degree or overseas Diploma in a closely related subject. Overseas students must offer IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each band.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|