Loughborough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Loughborough University

Sustainable Engineering

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Course summary

Loughborough College is excited to be able to offer our new BEng (Hons) degree in Sustainable Engineering validated and awarded by Loughborough University. This is a prestigious opportunity to study for a degree awarded by one of the premier engineering universities in the supportive environment of Loughborough College. The degree will cover all the fundamental principles of mechanical and electrical/electronic engineering, with each aspect – ranging from fluid mechanics and thermodynamics to power transmission and microcontrollers – being focused on the impact of products, systems and processes on the environment and on making those products (and their manufacture, packaging and distribution) more sustainable. The latter stages of the course will cover cutting-edge 21st-century technologies – smart materials, smart manufacturing, Internet of Things, Industry 4.0, simulation and virtualisation – mainly through problem-based learning. Graduates will not only be skilled in the design of sustainable products, systems and processes but they will also be skilled in developing their own knowledge, essential for employment in the rapidly changing technological workplace. Assessments include a range of exams, essays, projects, presentations, reports, practicals and lab sessions. Such diversity allows you to experience and refine various academic and professional skills to prepare for your next steps. An academic tutor will work with you throughout the duration of your programme, supporting your development and academic progress. 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. Loughborough College was awarded TEF Gold 2019. Be a full member of Loughborough Students Union- consistently voted No.1 for student experience.

Course details

Modules

Year 1 Modules: Engineering Mathematics, Sustainable Engineering Design, Fundamental Professional Skills: CAD and Programming, Mechanical Principles, Electrical Principles, Electronic Principles. Year 2 Modules: Power Electronics, Smart Materials, Automation, Robotics and Mechatronics, Renewable Energy, Virtual Engineering and Simulation and Project Management, Enterprise and Innovation Year 3 Modules: Systems and Control, Smart Manufacturing, Smart Energy Networks, Sustainability and Environmental Engineering and Independent Project. *Please note that these modules may be subject to change and are run subject to student numbers and staff availability, any changes will be communicated to applicants accordingly.*

Assessment method

Assessments include a range of exams, essays, projects, presentations, reports, practicals and lab sessions. Such diversity allows you to experience and refine various academic and professional skills to prepare for your next steps


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
H500
Institution code:
L77
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £8500 Year 1
EU £8500 Year 1
International £8500 Year 1
England £8500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8500 Year 1
Scotland £8500 Year 1
Wales £8500 Year 1
Channel Islands £8500 Year 1

Additional fee information

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