Planit


Engineering

Open University in Scotland

Content

This MSc allows you to combine modules from engineering analysis and technology to shape a qualification that suits your career aspirations. The course will help you develop a professional approach to your work and extend your engineering skills. You’ll also develop a range of transferable skills such as the ability to solve problems creatively, communicate effectively, manage projects and turn concepts into reality.

On completion of Stage 1 students can exit with a Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering.

Entry Requirements

For Stage 1, you should normally hold a UK honours degree (or equivalent) in a subject with a high mathematics content. If you don’t have an honours degree, you may still be able to study this qualification by demonstrating your ability to study at postgraduate level.

You must study Stage 1 of this MSc course – the Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering (E22) or the Master of Engineering (M04) – before registering on Stage 2 – the Research project (T802).

Computer and internet access necessary.

Progression Routes

On successful completion of 180 points’ worth of required courses you will be awarded a Master of Engineering entitling you to use the letters MSc (Eng) (Open) after your name.

Start Date

October

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

3.5 years (minimum)

Faculty

General

Department

Engineering

SCQF Level

11

Career Area

Engineering

Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy