University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Nuclear Safety

The programme aims to develop a knowledge and awareness of the planning and regulations related to nuclear safety. The nuclear industry will continue to provide a significant proportion of the UK's energy needs over the next ten years and this percentage will increase as new nuclear power stations come on stream at the end of this decade and beyond.

Entry requirements

Honours degree in relevant scientific, engineering and technology subjects related to nuclear industry 2.2 or above; overseas equivalent qualifications and English IELTS 6.5 or equivalent if English in not the 1st language.

Course modules

Modules include: Nuclear fuel cycle technology; the regulation and management of nuclear safety; the delivery of nuclear safety.

Assessment methods

There are a variety of assessments including field visit reports and group project presentations to test the ability and knowledge in specific nuclear safety projects - directed to the preparation of and participation in student-led project presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Preston Campus Preston PR1 2HE North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01772 892400