Professional Practice in Engineering Management BSc Honours

Middlesex University
En London (Inglaterra)

£9.000 - ($7.243.628)
IVA inc.

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  • Bachelor's degree
  • London (Inglaterra)
  • Duración:
    18 Months
  • Cuándo:

The BSc (Hons) Professional Practice in Engineering Management is a one year 'top up' degree specifically designed for those working in the capacity of a site engineering manager (building services or construction) or hoping to soon progress into this role.They will already have either a Level 5 qualification, such as a foundation degree or Higher National Diploma or other equivalent course in an engineering or construction discipline, or they will gain entry to the programme through the accreditation of prior learning achieved through their work having at least five years' experience in the role.

Studying on this professional and work based learning programme will enable you to negotiate work activities and projects with your employer/workplace mentor that will count towards the achievement of your degree. This means that to undertake the programme you will need...

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¿Qué objetivos tiene esta formación?

The BSc (Hons) Professional Practice in Engineering Management degree is provided by the Institute for Work Based Learning at Middlesex University, which is an international leader in the field of professional practice and university level work based learning. The principle of work based learning is to build courses around the working and training practices of particular industries, sectors or employers, so that the learning that occurs every day as part of your normal training and practice can be assessed and recognised in an academic framework without the need for unnecessary duplication. In this way, this degree programme makes it possible to gain an honours degree at the same time as completing the requirements for a professional body membership.

Requisitos: You will need to be working in the construction sector and be likely to continue working in the sector for the duration of the programme You will have either: a foundation degree, HND or equivalent Level 5 qualification in construction or have significant (normally at least five years') prior experience of work in the construction sector. English and Mathematics at Grade C GCSE or equivalent qualifications.


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The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, Inglaterra
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¿Qué aprendes en este curso?

IT risk
Project Proposal
IT Development
IT Management
Engineering Management
Construction Training
Skills and Training
Professional development
Project Standards


This degree is specifically designed to develop the knowledge, practical skills and competences you will need to operate as an Engineering Manager. What you do and learn in your workplace will be assessed as part of the degree and the assignments you complete will be based on what you do at work.

The degree is comprised of the following modules:

Negotiated WBL Project (Professional Development Portfolio) Compulsory

Designed to prepare you for professional body membership and enable you to produce evidence of your professional competence and develop an in depth understanding of your industry environment this will include the need for a high level of professional and ethical conduct. Assessment will require a portfolio including a Learning Log that evidences the achievement of professional competencies and a reflective account of your engagement with a professional network.


You will complete three Specialist Project modules that are designed to enable you to develop your knowledge, understanding, skills and competence in the key areas of Managing Cost and Risk, Managing Project Standards and Managing Project Delivery. The specific form of the required assessment for these modules will be negotiated and agreed with your employer / Workplace Mentor and Tutor. Typically, assessment will include a Reflective Project Report and Presentation or other relevant artefacts.

Negotiated WBL Project (Managing Cost and Risk) Compulsory
This module is designed to develop your ability to manage engineering budgets, cost, cash flow, profit and risk. This will include monitoring, interpreting and applying the results of analysis and modeling to support continuous improvement towards achieving the identified project objectives.

Negotiated WBL Project (Managing Project Standards) Compulsory
This module aims to develop your ability to manage and convert stakeholder expectations and end user needs into project outcomes. You will demonstrate your management ability to run an engineering function on site using the application of information from technical literature as well as the development of your awareness of quality issues towards continuous improvement demonstrating your knowledge of principles of design and construction and ability to communicate these to the wider team. This includes interpreting specs into safety, quality and performance standards. You will also be able to demonstrate the impact of various form of contract on outcomes.

Negotiated WBL Project (Managing Project Delivery) Compulsory
This module will help you demonstrate your ability to manage change: develop and communicate short term plans; to organise, coordinate and schedule tasks and activities; to brief and prepare teams to meet targets; to monitor, interpret and apply the results of analysis and modelling in order to bring about continuous improvement; to plan, action, review and learn from executed work and to anticipate and adjust in the short, medium and long term.

Negotiated WBL Project (Project Proposal) Compulsory

This module is designed to support the identification of a chosen area of engineering management practice that can be developed into your Engineering Management Project. You will develop approaches and methods that enable you to ask intelligent questions about your chosen area of practice and to formulate a proposal and plan for the Final Project. You will need to discuss and agree your project proposal with both your employer / Workplace Mentor and your Module Tutor.

Negotiated WBL Project (Engineering Management Project) Compulsory

This module builds on your Project Proposal to implement your project plan and apply chosen inquiry methods towards achieving your negotiated project objectives. You will develop your proposal to further define the management problem or area of inquiry including identifying project constraints. You will be required to apply in depth knowledge, understanding, critical, practical and personal skills towards the development of creative and innovative solutions in a practical context. The form of assessment will be negotiated but is likely to include a project report, presentation and/or other relevant artefacts.

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£11,200 per year