If you have the enthusiasm and drive to complete a degree in engineering or computing but lack the entry requirements, this programme is ideal. After successfully completing foundation topics in areas such as maths and science for engineering purposes, you can transfer to one of our many engineering and technology degrees. WHY STUDY THIS COURSE? This course, after further study, puts you in an excellent position to start a career as a professional engineer. On successful completion of your foundation year, you can choose to specialise in civil, mechanical, petroleum or electronic engineering, construction management, surveying or a range of computing and computer science subjects. We pay Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) student membership fees for all of our students. MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE: The £100 million that the university has invested in its buildings and facilities over the past 10 years includes our computer-aided design and rapid prototyping suites, energy systems lab, petroleum engineering lab, metrology and 3D scanning microscopy facilities. WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR? This course is for students who have the enthusiasm and drive to complete a degree in engineering or computing but lack the entry requirements. SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE GAINED: This course, after further study, puts you in an excellent position to start a career as a professional engineer. Not only does it meet the requirements of the major engineering graduate programmes, it gives you the chance to sample the work place with a year-long industrial placement. AFTER THE COURSE: Depending where your interests lie, each course will open up numerous career opportunities. Roles our graduates have taken on include acoustics engineer, mechanical engineer, product design engineer, aerospace engineer and civil and structural engineer.