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Year of Entry 2020/21
BEng (Honours)

Manufacturing Engineering (2 year top-up)

Part-time Engineering

Top up your existing HND or foundation degree and prepare for a successful career in engineering.


Everything you need to know...

What is the fee? Home/EU: 2020/21 fees are not yet confirmed. See fees and funding below.
How long will I study? 2 Years
Where will I study? City Campus
When do I start? September 2020

Course summary

  • Develop a sound knowledge in manufacturing engineering in preparation for a variety of careers.
  • Get the hands-on skills you need on this vocational course.
  • Learn in high quality laboratories and workspaces.

The overall aim of this course is to give you a sound knowledge in manufacturing engineering in preparation for a variety of career opportunities. This includes the opportunity to work with interactive models and simulations, based in high quality laboratories and learning spaces. It is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology.

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Lucas was studying Manufacturing Engineering at University of Campinas in Sao Paulo. He came to Sheffield through the Science Without Borders Scholarship Programme.


How you learn

Applied learning

You experience and engage in a variety of learning activities. These have been designed to include a balanced mix of activities to enable knowledge acquisition, ensure understanding and develop your skills to become a professional engineer.

You learn through:

  • lectures
  • tutorials
  • seminars
  • laboratory sessions
  • problem-based and practical-activity based sessions
  • group and individual project work

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

  • industrial research
  • manufacturing research
  • development

Accreditation

Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as an Incorporated Engineer and partly meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

Where will I study?

You study at City Campus

City Campus

City Campus is located in the heart of Sheffield, within minutes of the train and bus stations.

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Location

Howard Street
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S1 1WB

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Equipment and facilities

On this course you work with

  • interactive models and simulations
  • high quality laboratories and learning spaces

Entry requirements

All students

You normally need a BTEC Higher National Diploma or a Foundation Degree in a relevant subject or equivalent.

If English is not your first language you must have an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.

Additional information for EU/International students

This course is not open to international students who require a Tier 4 (General) student visa to study in the UK. If you are an international applicant but do not require a Tier 4 (General) student visa, contact our Admissions Team to find out whether you’re eligible to apply.


Modules

The modules for 2020/21 may vary to those given below, which are for academic year 2019/20.

Year 1

Compulsory modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Composite Materials Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: Design Evaluation Methodology Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Elective modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Aerospace Quality Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: Automation And Robotics Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: Design Simulation And Operation Of Manufacturing Systems Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam

Final year

Compulsory modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Engineering Project Management And Individual Project Credits: 40 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Further Manufacturing Techniques And Materials Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Elective modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Aerospace Quality Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: Automation And Robotics Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: Design Simulation And Operation Of Manufacturing Systems Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam

Fees and funding

Home/EU students

Our tuition fee for UK/EU students starting part-time undergraduate study in 2020/2021 are regulated by the UK government and are yet to be confirmed. For an indication, our tuition fees for UK/EU students starting this course in 2019/20 are £4,625 per year (based on studying 60 credits per year).

† If you are studying an undergraduate course, postgraduate pre-registration course or postgraduate research course over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with Government regulations or UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) published fees. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.

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Additional course costs

This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.

Additional costs for Engineering courses (PDF)

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