University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Advanced Technology Management (Manufacturing)

This programme aims to develop students' knowledge and understanding of modern manufacturing technologies in terms of product development, optimisation and manufacture. This course allows students to gain a comprehensive understanding of various IT-based tools and systems, and investigate how to effectively implement them across a range of manufacturing and industrial sectors. This course aims to enable students to evaluate and interact with current and emerging machining processes used to compete with rapid manufacturing and prototyping technologies. It offers students a critical understanding as to how these processes are employed and exploited. It aims to develop the ability to analyse manufacturing techniques related to Rapid Manufacture (RM) and Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS) through your own research or advanced scholarship.

Course modules

The course structure includes the following modules: rapid prototyping manufacturing application; computer aided high speed machining applications; emerging design tools; CAD and product definition; project management tools and techniques; research methods and professional skills; postgraduate dissertation.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

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