West Suffolk College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

General Engineering

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Course summary

This course provides a broad base of topics in engineering, allowing students the knowledge to make an informed choice for career or further study. The subjects chosen show employers candidates who are multiskilled in engineering disciplines.


Research project – covers the skills needed to research and produce a report on a given or chosen engineering topic. This module counts as 2 towards the final grade. Professional engineering management – the skills to mange projects of more complexity and with more staff. Further maths – building on the hnc maths to give greater understanding of the techniques used to sole engineering challenges. Advanced mechanical principles – looking at further areas of engineering that may be encountered in a career Advanced manufacturing technology – looking at the use of adaptable manufacturing techniques and how industry 4.0 can be utilised in manufacturing. Lean manufacturing – the tools used to streamline operations and improve productivity and efficiency I the work place. Industrial systems – the study of electronic control systems and mechatronic interfaces,

Assessment method

Assessment will be a variety of written assignments, time constrained tasks and reports

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Entry requirements

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Non-standard applicants who do not meet the published entry requirements maybe considered on an individual basis and we encourage such applicants to contact [email protected] for further guidance.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6360 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6360 Year 1
Scotland £6360 Year 1
Wales £6360 Year 1

Additional fee information

Membership of engineering body recommended approximateky £20
General Engineering at West Suffolk College - UCAS