Teesside University, Middlesbrough has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Available for September or January intakes. Indicate point of entry as Year 3 when applying for this top-up degree. Summary: This top-up degree is ideal if you are currently qualified to QCF Level 5 (foundation degree, HND or equivalent) in an electrical, electronic or communications subject and you wish to qualify at degree level and use this as a stepping stone to a master's course or to enhance your career prospects. Indicate your point of entry as Year 3 when applying. Course details: This course comprises three specialist modules including one option chosen from either power systems or communications systems, a broadening module and a project. After the course: Work opportunities exist in industries which include aerospace, communications, power generation and transmission, manufacturing and process, research and development and many others. If you successfully complete this degree with at least 2.2 honours you can apply for one of several MSc programmes for further study.
Access course information through Teesside University’s website using the course details link provided.
The 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 course work 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 course. These are intensive problem-solving sessions designed 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 utilising other approaches such as group-work or verbal/poster presentations.
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Teesside University|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||104 - 112 points||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|