Why study Engineering Science?
Engineering is vital to everyday life; it shapes the world in which we live and its future. Engineers play key roles in meeting the needs of society in fields which include climate change, medicine, IT and transport. Our society needs more engineers, and more young people with an informed view of engineering.
In this course you will develop and extend knowledge and understanding of key engineering concepts and processes, and learn to apply these to a variety of problems. On completing the course you will learn skills in: analysis and problem solving, engineering design, the use of equipment and materials, and evaluation.
The skills you learn from this course are valuable for a wide range of career areas and industries. This includes Engineering, Electronics, Oil, Renewable Energy Production, Science, Mechanics, Construction and the Built Environment.
What will I study?
In this course you will develop a broad range of technological skills, including analysis, problem solving and design skills. You will learn how to use equipment and materials, and evaluate products and systems. You will look at key engineering concepts and processes and how to solve a variety of problems. You will also look at the impact of engineering on society and the environment.