Engineering with deferred choice of specialism (including Foundation Year)UCAS Code: H101
What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
With D in all Maths modules
To include 4 at Higher Level or 5 at Standard Level English Language.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 104-112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers67%
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Tuition fee & financial supportNot available
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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The Engineering Department at Swansea University is ranked 9th overall in the UK by The Guardian University League Table 2018. Engineering offers an enormous range of career opportunities for graduates. If you do not have typical entry qualifications, or are an overseas student without the entry requirements for the first year, the integrated foundation year is designed to provide wider access to accredited honours degrees. Our state-of-the-art facilities include: - Structures Teaching Geomechanics Experiments with Concrete Laboratory Fluid Mechanics Bridge Testing Our Engineering degrees are accredited by professional bodies including: Institution of Engineering Technology; Institution of Mechanical Engineers; Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining; Institution of Chemical Engineers; Royal Aeronautical Society. Areas studied typically include: - Chemistry Electricity and Magnetism Engineering Science Fundamentals of Materials Key Skills for Engineers Mathematics Mechanics Thermofluid Mechanics
Below is a sample of some of the modules that you might expect to study at each level of the BEng Engineering with a Foundation Year degree (it should be noted that these do vary from year to year): - Development of Key Skills for Engineers - Fundamentals of Materials - Basic Engineering Analysis 1a - Basic Engineering Analysis 1b - Foundation Chemistry - Engineering Science - Electricity and Magnetism - Mechanics - Thermofluid Mechanics - Basic Engineering Analysis 2a - Basic Engineering Analysis 2b
Swansea University offers the right balance of excellent teaching and research, matched by an enviable quality of life. A modern approach to learning is backed by excellent facilities and high standards of teaching. Set in parkland overlooking Swansea Bay on the edge of the breathtaking Gower Peninsula, Swansea surely offers one of the best university locations in the world.
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2:1 or above
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