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DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2021/2022

Information in the Degree Programme Tables may still be subject to change in response to Covid-19

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Year 1 Academic year: 2021/22, Starting in: September

Notes:
In order to select your outside courses, please meet with your Personal Tutor.

Compulsory courses

You must take these courses

Course options

Level 7 and 8 courses in Schedules A to Q, T and W


Year 2 Academic year: 2021/22, Starting in: August

Notes:
Progression to Year 2 normally requires passes in at least 80 credit points worth of courses in Year 1.

Compulsory courses

You must take these courses

Course options

Group A

Select exactly 20 credits in this group.

Semester 1 options - Mechanical Engineering Year 2

Select between 10 and 20 credits of the following courses
AND

Semester 2 options - Mechanical Engineering Year 2

Select between 0 and 10 credits of the following courses

Year 3 Academic year: 2021/22, Starting in: August

Notes:
Progression to Year 3 normally requires passes in at least 100 credit points worth of courses in Year 2. The 100 credit points passed must be from the list of courses given in Year 2 of the Degree Programme Table (DPT) of the student's chosen degree programme.

In addition, entry to Year 3 is normally only permitted if the following pre-requisite courses are passed:

- CIVE08026: Structural Mechanics 2
- MECE08009: Dynamics 2
- SCEE08006: Engineering Thermodynamics 2
- SCEE08003: Fluid Mechanics 2

Compulsory courses

You must take these courses

Year 4 Academic year: 2021/22, Starting in: August

Notes:
- Entry to Year 4 MEng -
Entry to Year 4 of the MEng programme normally requires an average of 55% in third year, at the first attempt. Those not achieving an average of 55% or above will be required to transfer to Year 4 of the BEng programme.

- University Progression Rules -
In Years 3, 4, and 5 the University progression and graduation rules normally require full passes in 80 credits of courses with an overall average of 40% or more for the 120 credits of study taken in the relevant honours year.

Compulsory courses

You must take these courses

Course options

Mechanical Engineering (MEng Hons) Year 4 options

Select exactly 10 credits of the following courses
Notes:
Engineering Project Management 4 (MAEE10005) is compulsory, but may be taken in either Year 4 or Year 5.
AND

Group A

Select exactly 60 credits in this group.

Industrial/European Placement 4

Select between 0 and 60 credits of the following courses
OR

Mechanical Engineering semester 2 options

Select exactly 60 credits of the following courses

Year 5 Academic year: 2021/22, Starting in: August

Notes:
- University Progression and Graduation Rules -
In Years 3, 4 and 5 the University progression and graduation rules normally require full passes in 80 credits of courses with an overall average of 40% or more for the 120 credits of study taken in the relevant honours year.

Compulsory courses

You must take these courses

Course options

Group A

Select exactly 80 credits in this group.

Mechanical Engineering (MEng Hons) Year 5 options - Semester 1

Select exactly 40 credits of the following courses
Notes:
Engineering Project Management 4 (MAEE10005) is compulsory, but may be taken in either Year 4 or Year 5.
AND

Mechanical Engineering (MEng Hons) Year 5 options - Semester 2

Select exactly 40 credits of the following courses
OR

Group B

Select exactly 80 credits in this group.

Advanced Composite Materials 5

Select exactly 20 credits of the following courses
AND

Mechanical Engineering (MEng Hons) Year 5 options - Semester 1

Select exactly 30 credits of the following courses
Notes:
Engineering Project Management 4 (MAEE10005) is compulsory, but may be taken in either Year 4 or Year 5.
AND

Mechanical Engineering (MEng Hons) Year 5 options - Semester 2

Select exactly 30 credits of the following courses

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