Blackburn College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
This Electrical and Electronics Engineering BEng (Hons) course is the traditional route for those who wish to study Electrical and Electronics Engineering at University. You'll study for three years full-time and will enjoy studying both at University Centre at Blackburn College as well as in The Futures Centre - a new state-of-the-art development in Blackburn equipped with specialist electrical laboratory spaces and workshop areas.
Our Electrical and Electronics Engineering degrees develop engineers with a firm grounding in electronics, plus the specialist skills required to work at the forefront of electrical engineering, power and control. Your specialism in BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronics Engineering will give you the opportunity to address the great demand for highly skilled electrical (power and control) engineers worldwide. You will be exposed to the latest advances through up-to-date modules, experiments and project work, addressing real-world problems in power electronics, power engineering and control.
At University Centre at Blackburn College we have a strong history of training tomorrow's engineering professionals. We have strong links with industry in the North West and industry experts frequently contribute to the programme in the form of visiting lecturers or subject specific tutors. You will enjoy studying in our £7million Futures Centre - a science and technology development on the Blackburn College campus featuring state-of-the-art workspaces and workshops for engineering students
Here are a list of modules that may be included in the course: Introduction to Algebra, Graphs and Complex Numbers, Introduction to Calculus, Electrical and Electronic Fundamentals, Mechanical Fundamentals, Introduction to Materials, Fields and Potentials, Matrix Analysis and Further Complex Numbers, Further Calculus and Solutions to Ordinary Differential Equations, Engineering and Environmental Sustainability, Introduction to Computer Aided Engineering, Introduction to Robotic Automation, Introduction to Engineering Simulation, Programming for Engineers, Engineering Mathematics, Group Project, Thermodynamics, Mechanical Dynamics, Electro-Pneumatic Machine Control, Professional Issues, Engineering Analysis, Computational Modelling, Advanced Mechanics, Advanced Project, Advanced Manufacturing Specialism, Computer Aided Engineering, Introduction to Manufacturing Technology, Materials Degradation and Component Life and Advanced Manufacturing Technology.
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
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!
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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
|UCAS Tariff||96 points||This could include an A/AS Level in a Physical Science eg. Mathematics, Physics or Electronics. You will need at least a grade C in GCSE Mathematics. Applicants without formal qualifications but with relevant work experience will be considered for entry to the programme subject to an interview or an appropriate diagnostic test that involves the current recommendation process. Students without the relevant skills will be offered A-Level 3 mathematics course at Blackburn College which must be successfully completed before they commence studies on the BEng programme. Applicants should hold a GCSE English qualification or equivalent. Applicants without this will be offered an English course of study at Blackburn College which must be successfully completed before they commence studies on the BEng programme. All applicants must show that they have a good level of spoken or written English, and if English is not your first language you’ll need to demonstrate the ability to study in English.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£8,250||Year 1|