B.Eng. Mechanical Engineering (Ordinary) & (Honours) | Furness College
B.Eng. Mechanical Engineering (Ordinary) & (Honours)

B.Eng. Mechanical 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 in the first & second and third year. The fourth year will require some attendance, plus tutorials to assist with the dissertation.

BEng Mechanical Year 1


BEng Mechanical Year 2


BEng Mechanical Year 3


BEng Mechanical Year 4


How will I learn?

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

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 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.

Programme Specification

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Entry Requirements

When is the next start date?

September 2020.

Enrolment & Timetable Information

September 2020, dates to be confirmed.

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.

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?

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

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