Nottingham Trent University
Structural Engineering with Materials
Designed for students aspiring to senior management or technical leadership positions within structural engineering design practice, this course focuses on applying engineering principles in advanced materials behaviour and technical themes within structural engineering; the course is ideally suited to practising engineers, but it is also relevant for recent graduates planning a career in structural engineering; students on this course have the opportunity to: gain advanced knowledge in the design, construction and renovation of structures; become a specialist in the structural engineering field.
A minimum 2.2 Honours degree or a postgraduate diploma or equivalent in civil engineering or an appropriate built environment subject area; applications for this course from non standard applicants over the age of 21 who have substantial experience in civil engineering and/or the built environment which demonstrates appropriate knowledge and skills at honours degree level are also welcome; we assesses candidates of this nature on an individual basis; candidates with unconventional qualifications may be invited for interview; if you are an international student and English is not your 1st language, you are required to have an English language qualification equivalent to IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (paper) 560 with a written score of 5.0 or TOEFL (IBT) 83 with a written score of 24.
Full time: research methods; contemporary themes in structural engineering; advanced strength of materials; finite element analysis; advanced structural analysis; advanced construction materials; analysis and design of surface structures; health monitoring and rehabilitations of surface structures; research project/dissertation; part time (year 1): research methods; contemporary themes in structural engineering; advanced strength of materials; finite element analysis; part time (year 2): advanced structural analysis; advanced construction materials; analysis and design of surface structures; health monitoring and rehabilitations of surface structures; research project/dissertation.
Exams; coursework; preliminary questions: a set of short answer questions designed to reinforce the pre reading of the learning materials; learning portfolios to evidence students learning which would typically include: a study log; answers to self assessment questions and/or small notes and critical reviews, identified queries to be raised with lecturers; assignments: including essays, case studies, reports and designs.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,100 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campus||Nottingham||NG1 4BU||East Midlands|
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