The integrated foundation year is distinctive in the way students are prepared with the specific knowledge and skills required to progress onto the BEng programme at LSBU. The foundation year is designed to respond to the differing needs of students, particularly those from local areas in accordance with the policies and practice of equal opportunities. The content is designed to help students to develop academic, study and practical skills needed at foundation level, including a combination of core engineering modules associated with the provision of study and laboratory skills, mathematics, engineering science and scientific principles and with the specialist engineering subject enabling students to progress to BSc and BEng courses offered by the Division of Engineering they wish to pursue.
Foundation Year Semester 1 • Applied Mathematics • Scientific Principles for Engineering • Study & Laboratory Skills Semester 2 • Mathematics for Engineering • Engineering Science • Engineering Design and Modelling • Engineering mathematics and modelling • Solid Mechanics and Materials • Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics • Electrical Circuit Analysis • Design and practice • Object Oriented Programming C++ Year 2 • Advanced engineering mathematics and modelling • Engineering Design • Solid mechanics and FEA • Dynamics and control • Thermofluids and Sustainable Energy • Machine drives and mechatronics Year 3 • Optional placement year Year 4 • Electric Vehicle and Power Electronics • Vehicle dynamics and system modelling • Vehicle powertrain, sustainability and 1D-CFD • Innovation and enterprise • BEng individual project
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
English Language Requirements for International and EU Applicants: IELTS 6.0 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 5.5) or TOEFL IBT 80 ( the minimum score required in each skills areas are: Reading 18, Listening 17, Writing 17, Speaking 20) or Pearson Test of English Academic 52 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 51)
Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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