This innovative and highly vocational degree programme has been designed collaboratively with local, national and international employers to provide the knowledge, skills and qualification requirements for higher Engineering Design and R&D roles within the Automotive industry. The specialist nature of this programme provides graduates with niche skills that allow them to contend for positions with the Automotive industry’s highest profile employers within Automotive Research, Development, Manufacture and Quality Assurance. Our alumni have forged successful careers with companies such as Jaguar Land Rover, Ford Motor Company, Bentley, Lotus, M-Sport and Westfield Sportscars. Others have opted for postgraduate study, such as Lancaster University’s MSc Mechanical Engineering.
Only students who have studied the Foundation Degree in Automotive Engineering and Technology (Automotive) at Blackpool and The Fylde College and have achieved a minimum of a pass will be considered for this top-up course.
BEng (Hons) Automotive Engineering and Technology (Automotive)
Modules and Assessment
Teaching and Learning Methods
Teaching will be by a combination of lectures, seminars, practical laboratories and formative assignments, supported where appropriate by other methods such as guest lectures, blended learning, tutorials, industry visits and work placement.
Work Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of higher education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
Regulation and Accreditation
Terms and Conditions