BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering Top Up Degree Awarded by UCLan

23230W1 | Pagefield Centre, Wigan
Start Date | Sept 18
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Is this course for me?

This course enables students to apply knowledge to design and develop innovative products and services, involving technical responsibility for complex engineering systems. Students will develop competence in analysis and evaluation to solve problems in complex engineering systems. This course leads to progression onto masters courses at UCLan. This programme supports a student as a Chartered Engineer.

What will I study?

You will study a range of core and specialist modules which may include: Circuits, Networks & Electromagnetic Waves; Operations Management; Engineering Project. Specialist options include: Control Engineering; Fundamentals of Electrical Machines, Generation, Transmission & Distribution Plant and Power Electronics. Specialist options from the Electronic Engineering stream: Signal & Systems; Electronic Systems; Digital Signal Processing.

How long is the course?

Two academic years.

How will I be assessed?

The programme is assessed through formal end of year examinations, practical and directed assignments, reports, presentations and viva voce examination.

What qualifications do I need?

An overall merit grade or above in a relevant HND is required; merit grades in Further Analytical Methods for Engineers and Further Electrical Principles are essential. Applications for applicants with alternative qualifications are welcome. Students must also possess a Grade C or above in Maths at GCSE or equivalent.

What can I progress onto?

Successful students can progress into industry or progress onto university studying at a masters level.

Other Information

As a student on a course awarded by UCLan you are also a student of the university. This means that you have access to facilities including library, social facilities and the Students' Union.

Course Fees

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Course fees shown are per annum (unless indicated otherwise). Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on or phone 01942 761111

Wigan & Leigh College endeavours to ensure that the information provided in this publication is accurate at the time of going to publication. All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time. The College cannot accept liability arising out of such changes or connected to such changes, however it will undertake to minimise disruption to students.

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