Degree in Electrical Engineering BSc (Eng)

BSc (Eng) Electronic and Electrical Engineering

1. Overview

This part-time engineering course is aimed at students who have the potential and motivation to become competent professional engineers but are unable to commit to full-time study.

You will be provided with the knowledge and skills needed to confidently develop, manage, operate and maintain complex engineering processes and systems.

The course is offered on a part-time evening class basis at years 2 and 3 only and is specifically designed for entrants with an HNC or HND in the appropriate discipline.  

Please Note: This course is current being redeveloped. Applications will open shortly.

2. What you will study

Please Note: This course is current being redeveloped, modules and details listed are indicative only.

Each stage of the course is split into two sections which are delivered in alternate years; therefore, each stage takes two years to complete. You will normally attend classes two evenings per week and will benefit from practical classes and tutorial groups led by staff with experience in both industry and the academic environment.

STAGE 2a

Semester 1:

  • EN2510 Electronics 2
  • EN2900 Mathematical Techniques

Semester 2:

  • EN1540 Introduction to Computer Engineering
  • EN2560 Electrical Power

STAGE 2b

Semester 1:

  • EN2540 Microprocessors and Microcontrollers
  • EN2520 Introduction to Telecommunications

 

Semester 2:

  • BS1255 Applied Management
  • EN2601 Design Exercise

STAGE 3:

Comprises two core modules, five elective modules and a project.  The project runs in semester 2, and may be taken in either stage 3a or 3bin the second year of stage 3.  A total of two semester 1 elective modules and three semester 2 elective modules must be taken.

STAGE 3a

Semester 1: TWO (C) Core Modules:

  • EN2562 Electrical Systems
  • EN3800 Project Management, Teamworking and Leadership

Semester 2: ONE (E) Elective, plus Project or TWO Elective Modules:

  • EN3512 Electronics 3 (E)
  • EN3581 Offshore Engineering (E)

STAGE 3b

Semester 1: TWO (E) Electives from:

  • EN3500 Signal Acquisition, Instrumentation & Control (E)
  • EN3540 Computer Architecture (E)
  • EN3570 Energy Conversion & Storage (E)
  • EN3560 Electrical Machines and Drives 1 (E)

Semester 2: ONE (E) Elective, plus Project or TWO Elective Modules:

EN3602 Integrative Engineering Project plus any 2 modules from the following:

  • EN3561 Electrical Power & Energy Systems
  • EN3531 Data Networks

     

3. Entry Requirements

For Stage 2 you should have an appropriate HNC or equivalent, along with relevant work experience. For Stage 3 you should have an appropriate HND or equivalent, along with relevant work experience. Direct entry to Stage 3 is normally guaranteed for students with an HND in Electonics from Banff and Buchan College and may be possible for students with an equivalent qualification from other institutions.

4. Student Funding

For those seeking part time funding assistance please refer to the SAAS website for eligibility.

5. Course Fees

For Academic Year 2017/2018

UK/EU Students

  • £910 per academic year

Rest of UK Students

  • £3,375 per academic year

For Academic Year 2016/2017

UK/EU Students

  • £910 per academic year

Rest of UK Students

  • £3,375 per academic year

For Academic Year 2015/2016

UK/EU Students

  • £912 per academic year

Rest of UK Students

  • £3,375 per academic year

For Academic Year 2014/2015

UK/EU Students

  • £912 per academic year

Rest of UK Students

  • £3,375 per academic year

For Academic Year 2013/2014

UK/EU Students

  • £912 per academic year

Rest of UK Students

  • £3,375 per academic year

For Academic Year 2012/2013

Scottish/EU Students

  • £912 per academic year

Rest of UK Students

  • £3,375 per academic year

International Students

  • £5,125 per academic year

For Academic Year 2011/2012

UK/EU Students

  • £912 per academic year

International Students

  • £5,000 per academic year

Disclaimer

Course fees are reviewed periodically and so are subject to change for new applicants. All tuition fees are fixed for the duration of a course at the rate confirmed in your offer letter. You will also be liable to pay a graduation fee of £40 before receiving a University award.

For further information see Student Finance pages

 

6. How to apply

This course is current being redeveloped. Applications will open shortly.

If you are a UK/EU applicant and have any queries, please contact our Admissions Office: 

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BSc (Eng)

Start Date

September

Course Length

2-4 years

Mode of Attendance

Part-time (evening class)

Academic School
School of Engineering
More Information:
Sharon Mess UG Administration Assistant (inc. PT UG Evening Class Courses)
+44 (0)1224 262440

The application deadline for 2016 entry to this course is 31 July 2016