First Year: Students study modules that are common across the Programme. It is intended to give students an introduction into the civil engineering industry.
Second Year: Expands on the basics of the First Year:, with subjects such as Advanced Calculus, Geology and Hydraulics.
Third Year: Is concerned with engineering principles - structural steel and concrete design, environmental topics and structures.
Fourth Year: Concentrates on structural research and practical design, some within an engineering context, others undertaken in collaboration with students from Architecture, or Building Engineering and Surveying. Students also work on a group research project with industry.
2021 entry requirements:
Standard entry: 4/5 Highers at AABB or ABBBB including Maths plus English at National 5.
Widening access entry: 4 Highers at BBBC including Maths at B plus English at National 5.
For entry to Level 2 you would require 2 Advanced Highers at BB including Maths plus 4/5 Highers at AABB or ABBBB.
School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society
Civil and Structural Engineering