Programme And Module Handbook
 
Programme Specification


Date Specification Approved
College College Eng and Physical Sci
School Metallurgy and Materials
Department Metallurgy & Materials
Partner College and School
Collaborative Organisation and Form of Collaboration
Qualification and Programme Title M.Eng. Aerospace Engineering Full-time
Programme Code 724C
Delivery Location Campus
Language of Study English
Length of Programme 4 Year(s)
Accreditations This programme has no outside accreditations
Aims of the Programme This information is to be supplied
Programme Outcomes
Students are expected to have Knowledge and Understanding of: Which will be gained through the following Teaching and Learning methods: and assessed using the following methods:
The properties of materials suitable for aerospace applications; their control through composition and processing; their selection for use in aerospace; and their likely failure mechanisms and consequences (BEng/MEng)
The quantitative design of aerospace structures including mechanical and aerodynamic aspects associated with aerospace vehicles and their propulsion (BEng/MEng)
The theory and practice relating to communications and control systems for manned and unmanned aerospace systems (BEng/MEng)
The criteria governing design, manufacture and operation of, communication with and control of vehicles external to the Earth’s atmosphere (BEng/MEng)
The nature and structure of national / international aerospace industries and various technical and non-technical factors affecting them, e.g. safety, ethical, environmental and legislative (BEng/MEng)
Lectures; laboratory demonstrations; laboratory practical classes; tutorials; case studies; and group and individual projects
Examinations; group and individual reports; oral presentations; posters; and vivas
Students are expected to have attained the following Skills and other Attributes: Which will be gained through the following Teaching and Learning methods: and assessed using the following methods:
The ability to analyse complex datasets and relationships in a quantitative manner (BEng/MEng)
The ability to analyse materials; structures; and communication and control systems in order to identify faults and suggest improvements (BEng/MEng)
The ability to clearly and concisely present their findings in a variety of methods (BEng/MEng)
The ability to simulate complex situations using appropriate software (BEng/MEng)
Work effectively as part of a group of mixed specialists (BEng/MEng)
Carry out an individual extended piece of work including recommending analysing results (including in the light of previous reports) and recommending future study / work (MEng only)
Analyse literature reports and summarise findings (BEng/MEng)
Lectures; laboratory demonstrations; laboratory practical classes; tutorials; case studies; and group and individual projects
Examinations; group and individual reports; oral presentations; posters; and vivas