601–800 th
World University Rankings 2020
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2019
51-75 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Priory Street, Coventry, CV1 5FB, United Kingdom

Engineering (Foundation Year)

Our Foundation Year courses offer an introduction to your chosen subject and are an ideal route to degree level qualifications, helping you develop the necessary skills for further study. A highly-respected discipline, this qualification gives you a broad and diverse career path, from law, to business and even medicine. Engineers are always in demand and with the right skills and a degree level qualification, this industry can lead you to frequent travel, passion projects and a very fulfilling career. This Foundation Year is ideal for those looking to start a career in the engineering industry. It provides you with opportunities to develop fundamental knowledge and skills in a range of mathematical and business principles, as well as the theories and concepts of electrical and mechanical engineering. Key course benefits; *You will receive support with applying for short and long-term placements, to gain the experience employers desire, with our in-house Careers & Employability Department. *You will have the opportunity for multi-campus learning in Coventry, London and Scarborough. *We keep our fees low to make higher education more accessible to everyone. *Small tutorial group sessions ensure that you receive the mentoring help and support you need. *We deliver one module at a time during each block. This means you can dedicate your time to specialise in each subject without the distraction of numerous modules and multiple deadlines. *Hands-on experience devising, creating and implementing your ideas. Previous projects have included:Design of low cost digital keypad lock with LCD display as part of a home security system.Design of remotely controlled heating system in automotive HVAC. Investigation and Design of GPS Guided Autonomous Robot. Reverse Engineering, investigation and analysis of a headphone band.

  • Qualification
    Foundation Certificate - Fd cert
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    1 years
  • Start date
    2020-11-09
  • Location
    CU Coventry,CoventryEngland