Our accredited courses include topical subjects such as sustainable development, renewable energy and flood alleviation. Final-year options are structural engineering or coastal engineering.
Coastal engineering covers storms, climate change and coastal defence. The coastal engineering modules give this course a distinctive identity which makes it attractive to many students Some also take the unique, optional modules in diving and underwater technology. This can lead to a professional diving qualification and skills in underwater inspection, photography, construction, and boat handling (limited places and additional costs involved).
The degree is accredited as fully satisfying the educational base for an Incorporated Engineer (IEng).