Planit


Structural Engineering with International Studies

Heriot-Watt University

Venues

Edinburgh Campus

Content

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: Is taken at a host institution abroad either in Europe or North America, as part of an exchange programme.

Fifth Year: Students concentrate on structural research and practical design. Some of these are within an engineering context; others may be undertaken in collaboration with students from Architecture, or Construction Management and Surveying.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
Standard entry: 4 or 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 or 5 Highers at AABB or ABBBB.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

MEng

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

H211

Course Length

5 years

Faculty

School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society

Department

Civil and Structural Engineering

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.hw.ac.uk

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

Landscape Architecture

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