B.Eng. Mechanical Engineering (Ordinary) & (Honours)

Enrolment & Timetable Information

The enrolment session will begin the week commencing 10th September 2018.

Timetable for September 2018 to be confirmed.

Approved by:

Lancaster University


This degree programme is designed for students who wish to progress from the Higher National Certificate or Higher National Diploma in Mechanical and Computer-Aided Engineering, or from a Foundation Degree in Mechanical Engineering. Students may complete with B.Eng (Ord) after 2 years or progress on to achieve B.Eng (Hons) after 4 years. The course will provide students with a sound knowledge of the fundamentals of a wide range of systems found in industry and an awareness of its applicability and relevance to good industrial practice. The programme is accredited by the IET and the IMechEng, and gives partial accreditation towards Chartered Engineer Registration after completion of B.Eng (Hons).

What are the entry requirements?

B.Eng (Ord) requires: Higher National Certificate/Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering subject with an average module grade of merit.

B.Eng (Hons) requires: B.Eng (Ord) in a relevant engineering subject.

What subjects will I study?

B.Eng (Ord) Mechanical Engineering

Over the programme for your ordinary degree you will study:

? Further Mathematics
? Applied Thermodynamics
? Engineering Computer Aided Design
? Minor Research Project
? Applied Mechanics
? Control Engineering
? Electro-Mechanical Systems Design
? Group Project

B.Eng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

Over the programme for your honours degree you will study:

? Sustainable Design
? Design for Manufacture
? Heat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics
? Further Instrumentation
? Mechanical Systems
? Professional Issues
? Advanced Level Project

How will I learn?

A mixture of formal lectures, seminars, practical work, group work, tutorials and self-study.

How will I be assessed?

Exams, reports, assignments, practical work, presentations, group projects, individual project.

How long is the course?

? Part-time (Ord) Two years attendance
? Part-time (Hons) Two years attendance

? One full day in the first & second and third year. The fourth year will require some attendance, plus tutorials to assist with the dissertation.

What opportunities will this lead to?

? Post-graduate study
? Employment in a professional engineering capacity

When is the next start date?

September 2018

Programme Specification

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£766.50 per 15 credit module in 18/19 Standard B.Eng year course fee is
£3066. Full course fee (Honours, 4 years) £12,264. Please note, fees are set and
are payable on a yearly basis and are subject to a small increase in line with
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How can I apply?

PART TIME students can apply directly to the college using our online application:

Furness College Application Form

PLEASE NOTE Applicants may be invited in for interview with the course tutor.

Can I get more information?

For more information please contact us:
T: 01229 825017
E: info@furness.ac.uk

Simply submit your enquiry to us & we will email or call you back

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