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Information for Students

About our courses

To help answer any questions you may have about the different aspects of studying in our department, our handbooks contain practical information about the University, our Department and your course of study including course regulations, class syllabi and departmental procedures.

Our MDF's contain full details of class information including learning outcomes and methods of assessment.

Course Handbooks

Undergraduate student handbooks Postgraduate student handbooks

Module Descriptor Files (MDFs)

Undergraduate MDFs

16010 Industrial Study

16020 Industrial Study 

16110 Energy and the Environment

16130 Introduction to Engineering

16132 Engineering Mechanics 1

16155 Engineering Materials

16231 Flight and Spaceflight 1

16232 Engineering Mechanics 2

16259 Aero Design 1

16263 Automotive Systems 1

16288 Professional Studies

16293 Environmental Engineering Science 1

16294 Energy Systems 1

16309 Aero Design 2

16327 Structural Mechanics

16351 Flight and Spaceflight 2

16361 Dynamics and Control

16363 Engineering Analysis III 

16402 Case Studies in Engineering

16429 Computer Aided Engineering Design

16565 Engineering Composites

16587 Pressurised Systems 

16599 Aerodynamic Propulsion Systems

ME101 Heat and Flow 1

ME105 Mechanical Engineering Design

ME107 Experimental and Laboratory Skills

ME108 Engineering Analysis and Numerical Methods 

ME109 CAD for BME (Bio students only)

ME201 Aero Design and Flight Test 

ME203 Heat and Flow 2

ME209 Mathematical Modelling and Analysis

ME212 Materials Engineering and Design

ME214 Mechanical Engineering Design 2

ME301 Heat and Flow 3

ME312 Mechanical Design 3A

ME313 Mechanical Design 3B

ME403 Engineering Materials Selection  

ME404 Energy Systems Modelling

ME405 Heat and Flow 4

ME409 Individual Project  / ME420 Individual Project - Aerospace  / ME421 Graduate Diploma Individual Project 

ME414 Advanced Mechanics and Dynamics

ME415 Strategic Analysis of Engineering Business Case Studies

ME416 Engineering Ethics

ME425 Aerospace Propulsion

ME504 Renewable Energy Systems - alternative ME927 Energy Resources and Policy

ME505 Machine Dynamics (not on offer)

ME507 Machinery Diagnosis and Condition Monitoring

ME511 Mathematical Modelling in Engineering Science (not on offer)

ME512 Spaceflight Mechanics

ME514 Advanced Topics in Fluid Systems Engineeering

ME515 Finance for Mechanical Engineers

ME517 Spaceflight Systems

ME519 MEng Group Project  / ME525 MEng Group Project - Aerospace  / ME524 MEng Group Project Abroad

ME520 Advanced Research Project A

ME521 Advanced Research Project B

ME523 Polymer and Polymer Composites

ME526 Engineering Plasticity

ME527 Introduction to Engineering Optimisation

ME528 Control Systems Design

ME529 Aerodynamics in C

Postgraduate MDFs