Four technology streams are available for the MSc or Diploma.
The availability of four streams ensures that the training programme is tailored to suit the professional needs of the graduate and their supporting organisation. The "General" MSc and Postgraduate Diploma programme is available for students seeking a broader-based study package.
In order to achieve postgraduate qualifications, the following credit levels must be achieved:
• MSc 180 credits (10 modules + 80 credit project)
• Postgraduate Diploma 120 credits (12 modules)
• Postgraduate Certificate 60 credits (6 modules)
The streams available are:
- Naval Architecture
- Marine Engineering
- Offshore Marine Renewable Energy
Click on Module Code for more details.
|Title||Module Code||Location||Naval Architecture||Marine Engineering||Offshore Renewable Marine Energy||General|
|Naval Architecture||A1: MAR8122||Newcastle||As required||As required||As required||As required|
|Marine Engineering||A2: MAR8106||UCL||As required||As required||As required||As required|
|Maritime Economics||B1: MAR8137||Newcastle||Compulsory||Compulsory||Compulsory||Compulsory|
|Marine Project Management||B2: MAR8102||Newcastle||Compulsory||Compulsory||Compulsory||Compulsory|
|Risk, Reliability and Safety||B3: MAR8107||Newcastle||Compulsory||Compulsory||Compulsory||Compulsory|
|Structural and Material Response to the Marine Environment||B4: MAR8108||Newcastle||Compulsory||Compulsory||Compulsory||Compulsory|
|Advanced Structural Design and Analysis||C3: MAR8110||Newcastle||Compulsory||Elective||Elective||Elective|
|Advanced Marine Engineering Design||C5: MAR8101||Newcastle||Elective||Compulsory||Elective||Elective|
|Marine Systems Identification and Control||C6: MAR8103||Newcastle||Elective||Compulsory||Elective||Elective|
|Marine Electrical and Electronic Systems||C7: MAR8112||UCL||Elective||Compulsory||Elective||Elective|
|Yacht Design||C18: MAR8140||Newcastle||Elective||Elective||Elective||Elective|
|Marine Production Business||C19: MAR8138||Newcastle||Elective||Elective||Elective||Elective|
|Marine Renewable Energy: Sources and Recovery||TCE1: MAR8134||Southampton||Compulsory||Elective||Compulsory||Elective|
|Renewable Energy: Policy, Politics and Ethics||TCE2: SPG8009||Newcastle||Elective||Elective||Compulsory||Elective|
|Renewable Energy: Resources||TCE3: SPG8001||Newcastle||Elective||Elective||Compulsory||Elective|
Note that if a student does not have a sufficient background in marine technology they may have to take modules A1 and / or A2.
Students should normally take modules in the following succession:
- A modules
- B modules
- any compulsory C modules
- any elective C modules.
Students take in total 10 modules (each worth 10 credits) plus an 80 credit dissertation.