Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Power Distribution Engineering

This course provides specialist knowledge in electrical power distribution at an advanced level. It meets the increasing demand for skilled Power Distribution Engineers in industry. It provides professional career development with major input from industrial experts. We offer full and part time courses in Power Distribution Engineering to support professional and career development. They are: •designed to meet the increasing demand for skilled Power Distribution Engineers •focused on application of knowledge •structured to allow flexibility for you and your employer •taught by industry-based module leaders giving invaluable practical experience and relevant industrial context The majority of part time students are based in industry while completing the course, allowing you to share and learn from the experiences of your peers. Delivery: The course is in modular form, mixing direct teaching with distance learning. Each module comprises two days of face-to-face teaching and three days of teaching delivered by distance learning. Assessment of each module is by written examination and module assignment. Accreditation: The course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and Engineering Council, and therefore provides a good foundation for professional registration. Facilities: You will have access to a range of specialist facilities. Each research group in the school has dedicated equipment and laboratories.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 - 24 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 12 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7916