Faculty of Engineering
   
   
  

Typical topics and modules

civil-example-modules

At Nottingham we are unique in that we run a common first year for civil engineering degree programmes.

All civil engineers work together in a common first year with extensive staff support and formative feedback mechanisms. Your course will start with the basics of fundamental engineering sciences including structural engineering mechanics, hydraulics, geotechnics, and professional skills.

Example course modules
When / Subject Civil Engineering BEng Civil Engineering MEng
Year one Structural Engineering Mechanics / Hydraulics / Geotechnics Structural Engineering Mechanics / Hydraulics / Geotechnics
Year two Indeterminate Structures / Civil Engineering Materials Indeterminate Structures / Civil Engineering Materials
Year three Reinforced Concrete Design / Geotechnics Reinforced Concrete Design / Geotechnics
Year four (MEng only) - Highway Design / Railway Technology / Plates and Shells


For full details of the modules available with each course, please visit our online prospectus.

Faculty of Engineering

The University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2RD



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