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Building Services Engineering

Glasgow Caledonian University

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Developed in partnership with the building services industry this programme focuses on heating and air conditioning system design, building performance simulation and assessment, electrical systems and lighting design.

This programme is accredited by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) so you can progress towards full Chartered Engineer (CEng) status.

Modules studied include:
Fundamental Engineering Theory including Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Electrical Principles, Control Systems and Mathematics; Engineering Applications. Electric Power Systems, Applied Thermodynamics, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Mechanical Engineering, Materials and Mathematics; Building Services Applications, Building Performance Modelling, Heating & Air-Conditioning, Lighting & Electrical System Design, Environmental Studies, Project Management; Advanced Design of Heating, Air Conditioning, Electrical & Lighting Systems, Building Performance Modelling & Energy Assessment, the Engineer in Business, Honours Design Project, Honours Dissertation.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
4 Highers at BBCC including Maths and Physics, Engineering Science or a technological subject plus National 5 English. A Foundation Apprenticeship is accepted in place of 1 non-essential Higher. Contact the institution regarding widening access entry.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BEng Hons

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

8 years

Faculty

School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment

Department

Civil Engineering and Environmental Management

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.gcu.ac.uk

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

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