Marine Technology (International) - Singapore (MSc)

Newcastle University the United Kingdom

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The award
MSc

How long you will study
36 months

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How you will study
part-time

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About Marine Technology (International) - Singapore at Newcastle University

This Marine Technology course is for maritime professionals working full time in Singapore. Our dynamic course responds to the challenges and demands of the global maritime sector.

This course develops technical and managerial techniques essential to the global maritime sector. You will study key topics including:

  • advanced marine engineering design
  • marine project management
  • marine systems identification, modelling and control
  • regulatory framework for the marine industry
  • surveying ships and offshore installations
  • advanced subsea and pipeline engineering
  • advanced marine design
  • advanced offshore technology
  • advanced hydrodynamics
  • mooring riser and drilling system

The course is only available to Singaporeans and Permanent Residents of Singapore.

Delivery

This course involves a mixture of online learning and face-to-face learning (blended learning) delivered in Singapore.

Each taught module consists of 100 notional study hours. 35 hours are at the intensive school. You will need to read and complete course work during your non-intensive study. Each module takes two months and you will undertake a five taught modules per year.

Pre-school materials are provided for you to review what will be taught and so that you get the most out of the intensive school. The pre-school materials are made available four weeks prior to the intensive school.

A typical school includes:

  • lectures
  • case studies
  • tutorials
  • presentations
  • discussions
  • visits.

You will sit an examination during this intensive teaching week. It is worth 60% of the module mark.

Post-school materials include an assignment worth 40% of the module mark. You will submit this four weeks after the school. This consolidates your learning on a module. You must achieve a mark of 50% or more to pass.

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  • The awardMScHow you will studyPart-timeHow long you will study36 months
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Notes about fees for this course

See our course fees and funding webpage - http://www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/degrees/marine-tech-int-singapore-msc/#fees&funding

Entry requirements

A 2:2 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a marine technology subject or relevant engineering subject. Relevant experience is desirable, although not essential.

International Students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 2 English Language requirements:

Direct Entry : IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills)

If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a pre-sessional English course. 

Our typical English Language requirements are listed as IELTS scores but we also accept a wide range of English Language tests.

The equivalent academic qualifications that we accept are listed on our country pages.

Pre-sessional English Course Requirements

  • 6 week Pre-sessional entry: IELTS 6.0 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills)
  • 10 week Pre-sessional entry:  IELTS 5.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.0 in all sub-skills)

You can study a pre-sessional English course at our INTO Newcastle Centre.

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