Is this course for you?
The Engineering Foundation Degree at South Staffordshire College supports you to achieve a qualification in engineering at degree level. This course builds on your current engineering qualifications, skills and experience to support your professional development plans and is available on a full time or part time basis. The Foundation Degree is validated by University of Wolverhampton and delivered at our Hi-Tech Cannock Campus and supports progression directly onto the final year of the BEng degree programme at University of Wolverhampton.
In year 1 (Level 4), you will be given a full and sound foundation in all aspects of Mechanical Engineering. The modules to be studied will be:
- Engineering Mathematics
- Engineering Science
- Computer Aided Design
- Mechanical Engineering Principles
- Engineering Experimentation
- Industrial Design Project
In year 2 (level 5) you will delve deeper into a range of aspects of Engineering, building on and developing the skills already taken from Level 4. The modules to be studied will be:
- Applied Instrumentation and Control
- Thermodynamic and Fluids
- Solid Mechanics & FEA
- Materials Science and Manufacturing
- Mechanical Engineering Design Project
- Engineering Management and Quality