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Engineering Foundation Year BEng (Hons)

Northumbria University, Newcastle

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UCAS CODE: H3M2

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    5 Years

Course summary

Do you want to study engineering or physics but don’t have the grades to meet the usual entry requirements? This year of study will ensure you’re confident with the statistics, algebra and trigonometry you’ll need for success at degree level. It’ll also introduce you to engineering design and problem solving.Many people who undertake the foundation year are still thinking about which sub-discipline of engineering to specialise in. The course covers both mechanical and electrical engineering and lays the foundations of physics so you’ll be able to test your preferences and make an informed decision about which degree to study after the end of the year.Successful completion of the foundation year will qualify you to join any of the following degrees:BEng (Hons) Mechanical EngineeringBEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic EngineeringBEng (Hons) Mechanical and Automotive EngineeringBEng (Hons) Automotive EngineeringBEng (Hons) Mechanical and Architectural EngineeringBSc (Hons) Construction Engineering ManagementBSc (Hons) PhysicsBSc (Hons) Physics with AstrophysicsYou may may also, with agreement from the Faculty, be able to progress on to progress onto BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering, depending upon a minimum pass rate being successfully gained in the mathematical modules. Do you want to study engineering or physics but don’t have the grades to meet the usual entry requirements? This year of study will ensure you’re confident with the statistics, algebra and trigonometry you’ll need for success at degree level. It’ll also introduce you to engineering design and problem solving.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 16,000per year

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 80

From a combination of acceptable Level 3 qualifications which may include: A-level, BTEC Diplomas/Extended Diplomas, Scottish and Irish Highers, Access to HE Diplomas, or the International Baccalaureate.Find out how many points your qualifications are worth by using the UCAS Tariff calculator: www.ucas.com/ucas/tariff-calculatorSubject Requirements:There are no specific subject requirements for this course. GCSE Requirements:Applicants will need Maths and English Language at minimum grade 4/C, or an equivalent.Additiona

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University information

Northumbria University, Newcastle

  • University League Table

    52nd

  • Campus address

    Northumbria University, Northumberland Building, Northumberland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, NE1 8ST, England

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