This mechanical engineering course is suitable if you already work in engineering and would like to develop your existing skills to a higher level. It helps engineers progress on to university and towards professional engineering status.
Units include: Thermofluids; Statics and Strength of Materials; Dynamics; Engineering Drawing; Engineering Principles; Material Selection; CAD for Engineers; Communication: Practical Skills; Engineering Mathematics 1; Engineering Mathematics 2; Pneumatics and Hydraulics; Quality Management: An Introduction; Mechanical Engineering: Graded Unit 1 Examination; Engineering Practical Skills; Plant Systems; Heat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics; Strength of Materials; Design for Manufacture; Engineering Measurement; Engineering Mathematics 3; Engineering Mathematics 4; Engineering Mathematics 5; Mechanical Engineering Graded Unit 2 – Project Based.
2 Highers from English, Maths or Physics or another science or technological subject, or an NC in an appropriate discipline. Entry subject to interview and pre-entry test.
2nd or 3rd year of a relevant degree.