Start Date30 Aug 2021
Course: Ulster University Level 5 Foundation Degree (FdEng) Electrical & Electronic EngineeringCampus: Strand RoadType: Part TimeStart Date: 30/08/2021
- Site location Strand Road
- Dates 30/08/2021 - 28/08/2022
UK Requirements64 UCAS points ; 56 UCAS points (for Part-time); Applicants must have Level 3 passes in at least one of Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Engineering, Science or Technology (or equivalent), and a minimum Grade C/4 in GCSE Mathematics* and English (or University-approved equivalent**). *Certain BTEC Level 3 Maths units (as instructed on an annual basis from the Faculty) may be acceptable in lieu of GCSE Maths: **Level 2 Essential Skills in Communication is acceptable in lieu of GCSE English. Relevant Access Course: with an overall mark of at least 45%, including passes in Mathematics and a Science subject. As with all Higher Engineering courses, students require a good standard of mathematics and applied mathematics. APEL (Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning) may apply for entry (see page 12 for more details)
ROI Requirements64 UCAS points ; 56 UCAS points (for Part-time); Applicants must have at least one of Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Engineering, Science or Technology at H5 Higher level and 4 OLCs (Grade 04 or above) Maths and English at Grade H6 or above (Higher Level) or Grade O4 or above (Ordinary Level) if not sitting at Higher Level is also required . As with all Higher Engineering courses, students require a good standard of mathematics and applied mathematics. APEL (Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning) may apply for entry (see page 12 for more details)
Further StudyCompletion of the Foundation Degree can lead to direct entry to second year of a Honours Degree at university (depending on your overall mark).
Career ProspectsThe course offers the opportunity to prepare for a range of technical and management careers in electrical/electronic engineering and manufacture engineering.
When I finish my Foundation Degree I’d like to go on to University and do a Bio-Medical Degree and eventually work in a forensic lab.Suzanne Ramage
The support I received at College helped prepare me for work in the Healthcare sector. I'm now a fully qualified, registered nurse.Tonya Webb