Foundation Pathway in Engineering

General

Program Description

As the challenges within the engineering industry change and develop, the need for specialist engineers has grown considerably. Studying at the University of Northampton will provide you with the skills and knowledge to tackle these challenges and forge a successful career as an engineer in your chosen field.

Engagement with industry is a key feature of these courses and the University benefits from longstanding links that provide you with the opportunity for paid work placements and the forging of contacts that will prove invaluable in the world of work.

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Modules

  • Numerical Techniques
  • Physics 1
  • ICT Skills
  • Numerical Techniques 2
  • Physics 2
  • Problem Solving, Creative and Analytical Techniques
  • Programming Techniques
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication

Engineering degree pathways

  • BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) Electromechanical Engineering
  • BSc (Hons) Engineering

Entry requirements

Please contact us for your country's entry requirements.

English language requirements

Studies at UNIC and the University of Northampton are undertaken in English and to gain admission you must be able to demonstrate that you have achieved a suitable level of English proficiency.

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

UNIC provides a helping hand to international students, whose current grades do not meet the University’s degree entry requirement or have a qualification that is not recognised within the university. ... Read More

UNIC provides a helping hand to international students, whose current grades do not meet the University’s degree entry requirement or have a qualification that is not recognised within the university. We help by providing an academic springboard to the University of Northampton, providing Foundation, First Year and Pre-Masters programmes across a wide range of subjects. Our foundation courses lead to a Bachelor’s degree upon completion and are for 2 semesters, whilst Pre-masters are for one semester only and lead to a Masters course. Furthermore, if your application is successful you are issued with one, combined CAS, with one visa covering you for the duration of your UNIC and UON study. Read less