Chichester College

Engineering Chichester College Degree level: Undergraduate

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The programme develops a wide range of engineering skills to prepare students for the exciting world of modern engineering. Subjects cover the
underpinning mathematics and science as well as exploring the core skills required for 21st century engineers such as materials, CAD, project
management, automation and robotics, programming, electronics, design, workshop practices and research/development. The HND programme
offers an excellent way to a study towards a degree level programme in Engineering with all the benefits of staying local and with small class sizes
and the close support of industrially and educationally experienced lecturers. Students also benefits from academic and pastoral 1:1 tutorials,
directed self-study and assignment workshops.

Course details

Modules

The programme consists of seven mandatory units in addition to a seven specialist units. The mandatory units are: Engineering Design (L4), Engineering Maths (L4), Engineering Science (L4), Managing a Professional Engineering Project (L4), Research Project (L5), Further Mathematics (L5) and Lean Manufacturing (L5). Specialist units are selected by the centre and may vary. Units will be confirmed for each academic year on induction. Example unit titles include: CAD for Maintenance Engineers (L4), Materials Properties and testing (L4), Mechanical Workshop Practices (L4), Automation, Robotics and Programmable Logic Controllers (L4), Computer Aided Design and Manufacture (CAD/CAM) (L4), Virtual Engineering (L5), Embedded Systems (L5), Advanced Manufacturing Technology (L5), Commercial Programming Software (L5), Analogue Electronic Systems (L5).

Assessment method

Students complete a number of formal assignments for each unit which are assessed internally and count towards the unit grade and overall qualification grade. Assignments must be submitted electronically before a set deadline and may include a variety of
evidence types including written work/reports, presentations, worked solutions and practical work observation. How do I apply?
The programme will be delivered in a variety of relevant learning environments which will help to support development self-study
skills. A variety of practical and theoretical applications will be used to reinforce the learning along with a strong emphasis on work related learning within the industry. Students benefit from small class size teaching, directed self-study periods, academic and pastoral 1:1 tutorials and assignment workshops. Teaching is largely based at the Chichester Campus with specific units delivered at our countryside Brinsbury Campus in Pulborough.


How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.

If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code H650
Institution code C57
Campus name Chichester Campus
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 80 - 96 points All students complete an Audition/Interview. A typical offer of either a combination of GCE A levels/Level 3 Diploma or an Extended Diploma at overall Merit. GCSE Mathematics and English Language are preferred at grade C or above.
A level CCC - CDD All students complete an Audition/Interview. A typical offer of either a combination of GCE A levels/Level 3 Diploma or an Extended Diploma at overall Merit. GCSE Mathematics and English Language are preferred at grade C or above.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM - MMP All students complete an Audition/Interview. A typical offer of either a combination of GCE A levels/Level 3 Diploma or an Extended Diploma at overall Merit. GCSE Mathematics and English Language are preferred at grade C or above.
Access to HE Diploma M: 30 credits
P: 15 credits
All students complete an Audition/Interview. A typical offer of either a combination of GCE A levels/Level 3 Diploma or an Extended Diploma at overall Merit. GCSE Mathematics and English Language are preferred at grade C or above.
Scottish Higher CCDDDD All students complete an Audition/Interview. A typical offer of either a combination of Level 3 Higher Diploma including relevant subjects. Standard/Nationals Mathematics and English Language are preferred at grade C or above.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE at grades C/4 or above are required in English Language, Mathematics, Science
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 30 - 45 points Students are required to have at least 3 subjects relating to the subject of the course, e.g. Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, D&T, Product Design.

All students complete an Audition/Interview and may be asked to present a portfolio of work as part of their application. A typical offer of either a combination of GCE A levels/Level 3 Diploma or an Extended Diploma at overall Merit. GCSE Mathematics and English Language are preferred at grade C or above, English as a second language at IELTS 6.0 or equivalent. Mature students with suitable experience and/or portfolio of work are welcome to make an application and attend an interview and/or audition.

Additional entry requirements

Interview


English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 No factor below 5.5. For those resident in the UK who have suitable work experience, a college English test is available to show competency in English.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £6,500 Year 1
EU £6,500 Year 1
England £6,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,500 Year 1
Scotland £6,500 Year 1
Wales £6,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Chichester College
Westgate Fields
Chichester
PO19 1SB


Clearing contact details

Higher Education Admissions

01243786321

Course Clearing information

Additional information

Victoria Sullivan Admissions Clearing Contact Number 01243 786321 ext.2112 Office Hours - 10.00am to 5pm Monday to Friday. Closed Bank Holiday Monday and Weekends.


Course contact details

Higher Education Admissions

01243 786321

Fax: 01243 539481