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Gain the specialist training you need for work or further study in the high speed rail and infrastructure sector.
Gain the professional and technical skills required in the high speed rail sector
Learn and apply science, IT and mathematics skills to railway engineering
Benefit from embedded course contact with industry employers
Manage projects to successful conclusions, using appropriate tools
How you learn
In this course, you'll gain the specialist knowledge you need to work on projects such as HS2, as well as future high speed rail plans. You'll utilise real industrial scenarios in cutting-edge facilities, based in the National College for High Speed Rail campuses, and benefit from close industry ties.
You learn through:
Lectures and seminars
Creation and analysis of complex industrial documents
The course offers a wealth of real-world experience, and the majority of your studies will be based on real scenarios.
Embedded delivery and contact with employers throughout the course supports students to develop technical skills and generic employability skills to enable them to progress into sustainable careers.
Entry at level 5:
Students who successfully complete the CertHE High Speed Rail and Infrastructure are eligible for direct entry to level 5 of the FdSc. Students with other rail related level 4 qualifications can be considered through RPL process.
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||National College for High Speed Rail - Birmingham Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||64 points||
2 A levels at grade C or above
• BTEC National Extended Diploma MPP or BTEC National Diploma MM or above
• Equivalent qualifications
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MPP|
|Access to HE Diploma||P: 45 credits|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE Maths and English Grade C/4 or above or L2 equivalent|
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttps://www.shu.ac.uk/courses/fdsc-high-speed-rail-and-infrastructure
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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