Automotive Engineering MEng/BEng (Hons)Coventry University
£ 9.000 - (10.370 €)
- Bachelor's degree
- Scarborough (Inghilterra)
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This Automotive Engineering course runs in 2016/17.
Coventry University has a long and prestigious engineering heritage. Our former students are employed by automotive vehicle and system manufacturers around the globe.WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?
Our Automotive Engineering course will equip you with the skills and capabilities for you to make a significant and early contribution to industry and set you on the path to be a Chartered Engineer.
If you choose this course you will benefit from:
- the opportunity to obtain a degree which is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). The MEng route fully meets the examplifying academic benchmark requirements, for registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng). In addition, our BEng route partially meets the examplifying academic benchmark requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng).
- experienced teaching staff who bring their professional or research expertise into their teaching;
- strong employer links with companies such as Jaguar Land Rover, Prodrive, MIRA, Whale Tankers and BAE Systems;
- state-of-the-art facilities including a brand new wind tunnel, a brand new CNC machining centre, a brand new engine test cell and a full-size shaker rig;
- the opportunity to be involved with our Formula Student and/or Shell Eco-marathon projects;
- an industrial placement tutor, who helps you with your applications for placements and supports you during your year in industry;
- a course for which the MEng route fully meets the exemplifying academic benchmark requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng), and the BEng route partially meets this benchmark.
Accreditations shall be renewed in accordance with the accreditors standard review process and subject to the University maintaining the same high standards of course delivery.
In the first two years you will study subjects that have been designed to broaden your perspective of automotive engineering. As you enter year three you will define your individual study plan, selecting from a range of options to complement your core subjects.
Your main themes of study will be:
Design: the innovative resolution of design problems focused on commercially viable solutions.
Analysis: you will learn to use industry standard software to model, analyse and validate vehicle behaviour, components and systems.
Management: the application of principles and practices utilised to assure effective business operation.
Sustainability: an ethical approach to work by protecting the best interests of life and the environment.
Practical: investigation and analysis using laboratory, workshop and computer-based techniques.HOW WILL THIS COURSE BE TAUGHT?
Our courses are based on a series of one or two hour lectures, with associated practice, laboratory, workshop exercises, and tutorials. Our innovative ‘Activity Led Learning’ approach has received national and international acclaim.
You will work with staff on real-world problems from industry, commerce and research groups, as you would in professional practice; this means that you can develop all of the professional skills at the same time as you learn the technical content of your degree.
If you are interested in part-time study (which is taught during the day) please contact the Part-time Admissions team on +44 (0) 24 7765 4321 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information, but please note that not all courses have a part-time option.HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?
An estimated percentage breakdown of how your final grade is assessed is as follows: formal examinations 34%; coursework, tests, essays 40%; practical or project work 10%; group work etc.10%; presentations, posters etc.6%. A compulsory Add+vantage module must also be completed, please see page 21 for more details.
A compulsory Add+vantage module must also be completed: please see the page on the Add+vantage scheme for more details.TEACHING CONTACT HOURS
In a typical week you will have up to 20 contact hours of teaching and this will break down as:
Personal tutorial/small group teaching: 1 hour of tutorial (or, later, individual project supervision) every week
Medium group teaching: 7 hours of practical laboratory, workshops or seminars every week
Large group teaching: 8-12 hours of lectures each week
Personal study: 16-20 hours each week studying and revising in your own time including some guided study using handouts, online activities etc."