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Programme structure: Composites Manufacture (EngD) for 2018/19 entry cohort

Please note: It is possible that the information shown for future academic years may change due to developments in the relevant academic field. Optional unit availability varies depending on both staffing and student choice.

Students enter on to the EngD and take a number of units from the list below (the exact number to be agreed).

Unit name Unit code Credit points Status
All taught units are mandatory but students may undertake these in different years of study.
Constituents of composites AENGM0015 10 Optional
Manufacturing of composite structures AENGM0016 10 Optional
Laminate analysis, modelling and design of composites AENGM0031 10 Optional
CAD for composites design and manufacture AENGM0018 10 Optional
Mechanical performance of composites AENGM0014 10 Optional
Process modelling and control in composites manufacture AENGM0019 10 Optional
Design for manufacture of composites AENGM0024 10 Optional
Technology strategy and organisation (University of Bath unit MN50420) AENGM0022 10 Optional
Commercialisation of new technology (University of Bath unit MN50416) AENGM0023 10 Optional
Composites Manufacturing Study Tour AENGM0020 10 Optional
Students who wish to exit the programme with an MSc and not continue to undertake the EngD research should choose:
Research Project AENGM0021 80 Optional

Progression/award requirements

The assessment of the taught component of a doctoral degree is governed by the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes and is assessed separately from the research project. Progression to the research project may be dependent on the successful completion of the taught component - please refer to the relevant handbook for the structure of the particular programme.

The pass mark set by the University for any level 7(M) unit is 50 out of 100.

Exit awards

It may be possible to exit the programme with a taught award. For detailed rules on progression please see the Regulations and Code of Practice for Research Programmes and the relevant faculty handbook.

Additional progress information

Students may exit with a Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma on successful completion of the required number of credit points.