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General Engineering FdEng

Blackburn College

UCAS Course code HG04

Overview

Our General Engineering qualification will allow you to study a range of Engineering subjects without focussing on just one area (eg. Mechanical or Electrical and Electronics Engineering). This course has been developed with employers to allow you the broadest possible range of job opportunities within Engineering.

Engineering impacts upon every aspect of modern life. Disciplines include mechanical, electrical and electronic, energy, chemicals, metals and materials, aeronautical, other aspects of transport, automotive and bioscience. The pace of technological change in engineering means that there is an increasing need for skilled workers and, according to the Engineering Council, professional engineers currently achieve salaries comparable with other professionals, for example, accountants and solicitors.

The sector is very significant in the UK, accounting for more than a third of all UK exports and remains crucial to our economy and economic recovery. The UK electronics industry is the fifth largest in the world, in respect of production, and UK Aerospace industry is the second largest in the world after the USA.

Award: FDEng
Professional Qualification
2 Years Full Time
Taught in English

Entry requirements

Application through UCAS.

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