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Advanced Metallurgy (Distance Learning)

University of Sheffield

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24 months
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11875 GBP/year
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Advanced Metallurgy (Distance Learning) degree offered at University of Sheffield offers you an in-depth and up-to-date understanding of developments in metallurgy and metallurgical engineering.

Overview

Course description

Advanced Metallurgy (Distance Learning) degree offered at University of Sheffield is a distance learning version of our long established MMet Advanced Metallurgy course.

To complete this distance learning course, you will need to be directly working in, or have the support of, a metals/materials related industry. This is important as your 60-credit project module will be directly related to this industry, and will require the necessary facilities to carry out the research.

We teach an in-depth and up-to-date understanding of current developments in metallurgy and metallurgical engineering.

Teaching

You will be taught by academic and industry experts from across the globe through a series of recorded videos and live webinars.

Assessment

You'll be assessed by formal examinations, coursework assessment, research reports and poster presentations. You will be required to make one visit to Sheffield at the end of the course for the examination and project presentation.

Accreditation

  • This degree programme is fully accredited by the IOM3.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Science of Materials
  • Materials Processing and Characterisation
  • Materials Selection, Properties and Applications
  • Technical Skills Development
  • Metals
  • Metallurgical Processing
  • Deformation, Fracture and Fatigue
  • Heat and Materials with Application
  • Advanced Materials Manufacturing
  • Research Project

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good honours degree in materials, metallurgy, a physical science (chemistry or physics) or a related engineering subject.
  • A significant part of the course involves completing a research project. This project will need to be done in the workplace under the day-to-day supervision of a manager. A company working in a relevant sector will need to sponsor your project. This could be your current employer or a company for which you will perform a research project.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11875 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11875 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    11875 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11875 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • Home/EU : £11,875 in Year 1, £11,875 in Year 2
  • Overseas : £11,875 in Year 1, £11,875 in Year 2

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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