University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Mechatronics University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University of the West of England, Bristol


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Course summary

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This course aims to provide students with a higher education foundation in mechatronics with a work-based context. It links modules in electrical/electronic engineering and mechanical engineering to create a broad basis for further career development.

Course details


During the course you may study areas including:
•Design, Materials and Manufacturing
•Stress and Dynamics
•Electrical Technology
•Mathematics for Signals and Control
•Design and Electromechanical Systems

Assessment method

The course is completed via a combination of lectures and laboratory sessions, where students will complete project work, written reports and examinations. Your studies will be conducted in our Energy Skills Centre at the main Bath Road Campus of University Centre Somerset, Bridgwater & Taunton College.

How to apply

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

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Course code 834A
Institution code B70
Campus name Bridgwater Campus
Campus code -

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

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 120 points from a full Level 3 Qualification in a relevant subject area
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) 120 UCAS Points, and BTEC Level 3 Further Maths

a minimum of 120 UCAS Points from a full Level 3 in a relevant subject area. Student holding a BTEC Level 3 Diploma also require BTEC Level 3 Further Maths.

Fees and funding

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Provider information

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University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College
Bath Road

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01278 441234