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Programme structure: Aerospace Engineering with Study in Continental Europe (MEng) - what's running in 2018/19

Please note: It is possible that the information shown for future academic years may change due to developments in the relevant academic field. Optional unit availability varies depending on both staffing and student choice.

This Integrated Master's programme has been designated as type III: Professional, with a formal period of study abroad, in accordance with the QAA descriptors for Master's programmes. Please see the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes for further information on this type of programme.

Unit name Unit code Credit points Status
Fluids 1 AENG11101 10 Mandatory
Thermodynamics I MENG11202 10 Mandatory
Structures and Materials 1 AENG11200 20 Mandatory
Aeronautics and Mechanics AENG11301 20 Mandatory
Design and Computing AENG11600 20 Mandatory
Application of Electronics EENG16200 10 Mandatory
Engineering Mathematics 1 EMAT10100 20 Mandatory
Depending if a student is taking a language unit they choose one of the following:
If not taking a language students must take:
AVDASI 1 - Aerospace Vehicle Systems Introduction AENG10001 10 Optional
If a language is being taken:
Post-Beginners French UWLP10002 20 Optional
Post-Beginners German UWLP10005 20 Optional
Post-Beginners Italian UWLP10015 20 Optional
Post-Beginners Spanish UWLP10010 20 Optional
Certificate of Higher Education   130  

Progression/award requirements

Unit Pass Mark for Undergraduate Programmes:

  • 40 out of 100 – for level C/4, I/5 & H/6 units
  • 50 out of 100 – for level M/7 units

For details on the weightings for classifying undergraduate degrees, please see the Agreed Weightings, by Faculty, to be applied for the Purposes of Calculating the Final Programme Mark and Degree Classification in Undergraduate Programmes.

For detailed rules on progression please see the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes and the relevant faculty handbook.

Please refer to the specific progression/award requirements for programmes with a preliminary year of study, and the Gateway programmes or for International Foundation Programmes please see the student handbook available on Blackboard.

Exit awards

All undergraduate degree programmes allow the opportunity for a student to exit from a programme with a Diploma or Certificate of Higher Education.

  • To be awarded a Diploma of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 240 credit points, of which at least 90 must be at level 5.
  • To be awarded a Certificate of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 120 credit points at level 4.

Integrated Master's degrees may also allow the opportunity for a student to exit from the programme with an equivalent Bachelor's degree where a student has achieved 360 credit points, of which 90 must be at level 6, and has successfully met any additional criteria as described in the programme specification.

The opportunities for a student to exit from one of the professional programmes in Veterinary Science, Medicine, and Dentistry with an Award is outlined in the relevant Programme Regulations (which are available as an annex in the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes).

Additional progress information

Students who take the language option will gain 130 credit points.