Engineering Management - BSc (Hons) [Part-Time]

Level 6 - Honours Degree or BTEC Advanced Professionals or NVQ Level 6 or Equivalent

Subject Area Manufacturing Engineering

Attendance Part-Time

UCAS Code  H190

Overview

The course has been designed in collaboration with local industry to help you to develop your leadership and management skills within the engineering industry. The North East of England is well-known as one of the most diverse engineering areas in the country, with companies operating in industries such as automotive, aerospace, oil and gas, marine, renewables, defence, utilities, medical and fabrication/assembly. Given the diverse range of engineering industries and products, effective project management requires an engineering background combined with the flexibility to cope with products involving multi-disciplined skills. The modules you will study as part of this course will expand your knowledge and understanding of engineering management and why successful execution of projects with strong leadership and management skills are vital in the engineering industry.

This course runs on the following dates:

Start Date: September 2021. For further information, please call 0191 200 4000 or email enquiries@ncl-coll.ac.uk.
Duration: 12 Months
Venue: Rye Hill Campus

Who the course is for

BSc (Hons) (Top-up) in Engineering Management is suited for students seeking industrial employment in supervisory / Management roles, understanding of Engineering Management skills along with advanced practices to start or upgrade an engineering career. The distance learning pathway is for those individuals who may not have the time to commit to study, but have the ability to self-study and learn from distance via online resources and eLearning.

Qualification Gained

On Successful completion you will be awarded a BSc (Hons) Degree in Engineering Management by NCG.

"I now have the ability to successfully manage and lead the implementation of new technologies in the work place, I am very grateful to Newcastle College for this".

Brian Reichard
BSc (Hons) Management of Engineering Technologies (Part Time)

How to Apply

Online

Click on the "Apply for this course" button at the bottom of this page.

In Person

Come along to our Student Services Office, located within Armstrong House. Alternatively, visit an Open Event at our Rye Hill Campus, click here for dates and times.

 

Telephone

Call our friendly team of advisers on 0191 200 4000 and they will talk you through your application.

Course Content

Year one:
Dissertation
Project Management
Management and Leadership
Productivity and Competitiveness
Product Development

 

Learning Methods

Learning Methods include assignment work, reports, simulations, portfolios, presentations and examinations.

Assessment Methods

Assessment is carried out through assignments, presentations, practical hand-skill assessments, projects, technical reports and exams.

Progression Opportunities

Academic progression is possible onto Masters programmes at various academic institutions. Specifics of this would need to be discussed with the individual institutions.

Career Opportunities

This course will give you the necessary skills to apply for engineering posts within production planning, supervision, project management, product development and quality assurance. Opportunities for employment exist in a wide range of industries such as manufacturing, defence, aerospace, pharmaceutical, process and offshore engineering industries.

Entry Requirements

A relevant Foundation Degree or the Level 5 equivalent (HND, Diploma in Higher Education).*
*Must be in Engineering, Maths and/or Science subjects. Applicants are normally expected to have achieved grade C in GCSE Maths & English Language or the Level 2 equivalents.

Mature students (age 21) will be considered only on the basis of relevant industry experience.
Applicants for whom English Language is not their first language are expected to achieve a minimum IELTS Score of 6.0 or the nationally recognised equivalent.

Further Information

If you have a query about this course or would like advice on your study options, you can contact Student Services by using the LiveChat function on this page, by emailing enquiries@ncl-coll.ac.uk or by telephoning 0191 200 4000. We are currently open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm.

 

Course Costs

Higher Education courses

Newcastle College’s tuition fee for full-time undergraduate UK and EU students studying a degree starting in 2019 is £9,000 per year. Students can choose to pay their tuition fees upfront or take out a Tuition Fee Loan from the Student Loans Company, which currently defers payment until individuals earn over £25,000 per year after graduation. Students can apply for student finance by registering their details at gov.uk/studentfinance or alternatively they can apply for student finance on their UCAS application form.