Glyndwr University

Wrexham Glyndwr University

Aircraft Structure

The course allows students to learn techniques on how to design aircraft components to ensure airworthiness and to understand the loading that aircraft must be able to withstand. With common taught elements of the programme including, advanced materials, design, and stress and fluid dynamics analysis, candidates will be using state of the art commercial software: CATIA V5, ABAQUS and ANSYS.

Entry requirements

An honours degree with at least a 2:2 classification or equivalent in an appropriate engineering discipline or relevant professional experience.

Course modules

Modules include: Engineering research methods and postgraduate studies; sustainable design and innovation; engineering systems modelling and simulation. Specialist modules: Advanced composite materials; aircraft structures; advanced manufacturing technology; dissertation.

Assessment methods

You will be assessed throughout your course by a variety of methods including practical work, portfolios, presentations and, for certain subjects, examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,750 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 10,750 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,825 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Wrexham Campus Wrexham LL11 2AW Wales

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Key information

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01978 293439