Mechanical EngineeringCity University London
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- Islington (England)
What you'll learn on the course
Skills and Training
This course develops the broad skills and knowledge base required by mechanical engineers and provides a platform for career development.
City's internationally-recognised Research Centre for Energy and Transport has excellent computational and experimental facilities which cover all topics including several modern test facilities for experimentations and advanced optical/mechanical instruments for different diagnostic methods. Completion of modules and examinations will lead to the award of a Postgraduate Diploma. The completion of modules, examinations and dissertation will lead to the award of a Masters degree. Specialisations include computer-aided design, energy systems and management, combustions, IC engines, screw compressors and expanders, experimental techniques, mechatronics and dynamics of structures.Course Structure
- Advanced heat transfer
- Advanced computational fluid dynamics
- Advanced structural mechanics
- IC engines and vehicle propulsion
- Research skills
- Combustion fundamentals and applications.
- Individual project
Three elective modules from:
- Gas turbine engineering
- Energy utilisation and management
- Renewable energy
- Mathematical modeling in CAD.
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Teaching and Assessment
The course is taught by staff from the School of Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering and some external industrial experts. Teaching methods include lectures, tutorials and seminars. Throughout the programme, teaching and learning strategies are designed to encourage independent self study and teamwork, creativity and critical thinking.
Assessment is based on marks obtained throughout the year for courseworks, class tests, and end-of-year examinations. Modules,...