University of Southampton
Mechatronics (Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science)
Our course - suitable for graduates of engineering, mathematics or physical sciences -will challenge you academically and provide exposure to modern issues in advanced mechanical engineering science. You will have the opportunity to specialise in mechatronics and will learn to confidently use advanced electrical systems. You will understand both the impact and use of control systems, instrumentation and sensors. You will also gain in-depth knowledge of the relevant fundamental science, methods, analysis and engineering applications.
MSc: Upper second class honours degree (2:1 or equivalent) in Engineering, Mathematics, Physical Sciences or a related subject. Those candidates with relevant employment experience will be considered if they do not meet the requirements. Applications are assessed individually, and any candidates who do not match the standard profile but who have appropriate academic qualifications and/or industry experience are encouraged to apply.
Compulsory modules include: Introduction to Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science; Control and Instrumentation; Advanced Sensors and Condition Monitoring; Advanced Electrical Systems; Advanced Control Design; MSc Research Project Optional modules include: Automotive Propulsion; Advanced Computational Methods I; Finite Element Analysis in Solid Mechanics; Fuel Cells and Photovoltaic Systems I, Fuel Cells and Photovoltaic Systems 2; Engineering Design with Management; Numerical Methods; Advanced Management.
Assessment is conducted through a combination of written examinations and assessed coursework in the form of problem solving exercises, laboratory reports, design exercises, essays, and individual and group projects. Experimental, research and design skills are assessed through laboratory reports, coursework exercises and oral presentations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (EU)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (England)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||21,578 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site - Highfield Campus||SO17 1BJ||South East|
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