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

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

Course Content

How long is the course?

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

• One full day per week in first, second and third year. The fourth year will require attendance for tutorials to assist with the dissertation. 







BEng Electrical Year 1


BEng Electrical Year 2


BEng Electrical Year 3


BEng Electrical Year 4


How will I learn?

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

What subjects will I study?

B.Eng (Ord) Electrical Engineering 

Over the programme for your ordinary degree you will study:

• Control Engineering
• Electrical Power
• Further Maths
• Minor Research Project
• Electro-mechanical Systems Design
• Electronic Circuit Engineering
• Electronic Computer Aided Design
• Group Project 

BEng (Hons) Electrical Engineering

Over the programme for your honours degree you will study:

• Advanced Control
• Electronic Circuit Applications
• Sensors and Instrumentation
• Power Electronics
• Professional Issues
• Electrical Engineering 

Year Four Modules: Advanced Level Project

How will I be assessed?

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

Are there any additional costs?

In 2020/21, Part-time fees are £825 per 15 credit module. Standard B.Eng course fee per year is £3,300. Full course fee (Honours, 4 years) is £13,200. Please note, fees are set and are payable on a yearly basis and are subject to a small increase in line with inflation. For more details on additional costs, please refer to the HE Tuition Fees Contract.

Programme Specification

Click here to download the Programme Specification.

Entry Requirements

When is the next start date?

September 2020.

Enrolment & Timetable Information

September 2020, dates to be confirmed.

What are the entry requirements?

BEng (Ord) requires: Higher National Certificate/Diploma in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or related engineering subject with an average module grade of merit BEng (Hons) requires: BEng (Ord) in a relevant engineering subject

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 www.furness.ac.uk


What opportunities will this lead to?

• Postgraduate study • Employment in a professional engineering capacity • Partial accreditation for C.Eng with the IET. Completion of B.Eng (Hons) gives the opportunity to progress to full Chartered Engineer registration

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