Bsc (Hons) Mechanical & Manufacturing (Top Up)

What will I learn?

This top-up course will give you a full honours degree once you have graduated. You will build on the knowledge you have gained from the HNC and HND with the aim of producing a well-rounded, knowledgeable graduate ready for a career in the engineering or technology sector.   The course will develop your knowledge and use of mathematics, mechanical and manufacturing principles. The core modules are taught in a contextual way to make them relevant to the needs of the workplace. You will gain a greater understanding of the industry as this top up is taught alongside other engineering programmes to provide a broad mix of units.

During the course you will study a range of topics including:

  • Engineering Management
  • Manufacturing Techniques including Digital Signal Processing & Communications
  • Engineering codes of practice
  • Environmental and Safety Issues
  • Research Project
  • Simulation

What could I progress on to?

Once you have graduated you will have a full honours degree and be ready for a career in engineering, or perhaps further study.

Your career path could take you into electronic or mechanical engineering within the automotive, aeronautical, medical, consultancy, construction or manufacturing industries.

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  • Study Year Year 1
    Course code 16648
    Course name BSc (Hons) Engineering (Mechanical and Manufacturing) (Top Up)
    Campus Station Plaza
    Study mode Part-Time
    Start date 02/10/17
    Duration 30 week (s)

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