The overall aim of the programme is to develop high level skills in a range of techniques and approaches in the area of (Engineering) Design and Operations Engineering. There is a high level on industrial interaction.
Course Structure Three taught 20 credit modules:
- Advanced Design and Manufacture (including in-company teaching days) - Manufacture and Management - Enterprise and Operations - A 30 credit Industrial Project Module - including 3 short burst in-company technical consultancy industrial projects - done in pairs - A 90 credit R&D thesis incorporating an in-depth individual Research and Development project under the guidance of an experienced academic.
Optional Modules - It can be possible to exchange the Manufacture and Management module with Applied Mechanics, or Energy Conversion and Delivery, or Digital Signal Processing. These requirement prerequisites - by concession.