University of Sheffield
The core modules give you a grounding in engineering analysis and design. In the second semester, you can follow your interests and choose from a list of specialist modules. This is the basic structure: September�June: taught modules and preparation for your dissertation. June�August: complete your dissertation. Your research dissertation gives you the opportunity to work with an academic on a piece of research in a subdiscipline. We�ll give you training in research skills.
Minimum 2.1 Honours degree in a relevant subject or equivalent overseas level qualification. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: linear systems and structural analysis; advanced hydraulics; hydrogeology and research skills; structural design; constitutive modelling of geotechnical materials; geotechnical design. Optional modules: design of earthquake resistant structures; pollutant fate and transport in the subsurface; coastal engineering; innovation and new materials in construction; river mechanics; risk and extreme events.
All courses use lectures by academic staff and industrial partners, laboratory work, site visits, design projects, dissertation. Assessment is by formal examinations, coursework assignments and a dissertation with oral examination. For environment courses, you�ll also take class and practical tests.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|