The course has been designed in collaboration with local industry to help you to develop your leadership and management skills within the engineering industry. The North East of England is well-known as one of the most diverse engineering areas in the country with companies operating in industries such as automotive, aerospace, oil and gas, marine, renewables, defence, utilities, medical and fabrication/assembly. Given the diverse range of engineering industries and products, effective project management requires an engineering background combined with the flexibility to cope with products involving multi-disciplined skills. The modules you will study as part of this course will expand your knowledge and understanding of engineering management and why successful execution of projects with strong leadership and management skills are vital in the engineering industry. This course will give you the necessary skills to apply for engineering posts within production planning, supervision, project management, product development and quality assurance. Opportunities for employment exist in a wide range of industries such as manufacturing, defence, aerospace, pharmaceutical, process and offshore engineering industries. There is the possibility to progress on an appropriate Masters qualification or to study for a PGCE if you would like to progress into a teaching career in engineering.
Dissertation, Project Management, Management and Leadership, Productivity and Competitiveness, Product Development.
You will learn via formal lectures, workshops, practical work, independent research and e-learning. Small class sizes ensure you benefit from close contact with industry experienced tutors. Assessment is carried out through assignments, presentations, practical hand-skill assessments, projects, technical reports and exams.
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.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Applicants to achieve a pass or higher in the relevant Foundation Degree (in Engineering/Maths and/or Science discipline) or Level 5 equivalence (i.e. HND or Diploma in HE).
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Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.