Postgraduate

MSc Civil Engineering

Rushmore Business School



The growing demand for infrastructure to sustain modern societies and underpin economic and social development requires creative solutions from engineering professionals. We will help you move your career forward so you can play a leading role in the design, construction and maintenance of a broad range of infrastructure projects. Gain the skills to shape and maintain the world around us. We will develop your technical ability, understanding of engineering principles, commercial flair and environmental awareness. You will look at contractual issues, health and safety, business functionality, communication skills, report writing, codes of conduct and responsibilities to your team.

Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course, it is expected that graduates will:

  1. Demonstrate the ability to use a range of general and specialist knowledge and their application in complex engineering analysis.
  2. Develop and critically evaluate solutions to complex engineering requirements.
  3. Utilise a range of appropriate traditional and contemporary methods and tools to optimise solutions to engineering technical and commercial problems,cognisant of unpredictability, uncertainty and risk.
  4. Conduct research into a specialist area of civil engineering, clearly establishing the research context, utilising an appropriate research methodology and formulating a creative solution.
  5. Take responsibility for technical proficiency through the development of solutions with due regard to whole life performance especially with regards to health and safety, sustainability and cost.

Course Structure

YEAR 1 Modules
1 Geotechnical Analysis and Design
2 Materials Technology
3 Fluid Mechanics and Water Engineering
4 Structural Analysis and Design
5 Civil Engineering Management
6 Transportation Studies
YEAR 2 Modules
1 Civil Engineering Dissertation
2 Civil Engineering Professional Context

Entrance Requirements

    Applicants should either have a BSc (Hons)/BEng (Hons) in Civil Engineering or Degree in Engineering, at least a second class honours degree.

Awarding Body

Leeds Beckett University (UK)


DURATION

2 Years

Study Mode

Full Time / Part Time