In order to complete the Non-Destructive Testing (Top-Up) (Hons) programme at the University of Northampton you will study four modules and complete a substantial project, to a total of 120 credits. The course is closely linked to the Personal Certificate of Non-Destructive Testing (PCN) through the British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BiNDT).
You will study advanced NDT techniques, such as corrosion analysis, thermographic testing, vibration analysis and advanced inspection techniques. An extended project is carried out as part of the course, relating to your work in NDT and focusing on your choice of topic.
Methods of Learning
The delivery of the course, through a modular approach via distance learning, gives you the flexibility to study when you can. The course is available full-time or part-time and you can choose which modules to study at each stage.
You can take one module as a taster to decide if the full course is for you, or just to specialist in one area.
Modules are assessed by coursework only.
- On completion of this course you will be awarded a BSc Honours degree in Non-Destructive Testing.
- Graduates often go on to progress through their career in Non-Destructive Testing, including managerial positions.
- Top-up your FdSc qualification to a BSc Honours degree.
Advanced inspection techniques
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesIndustrial & Systems Engineering General Engineering & Technology View 4 other Bachelors in Industrial & Systems Engineering in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Applicants will be expected to have successfully completed the FdSc Non-Destructive Testing qualification or have an equivalent professional qualification.
International1110 GBP/moduleTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1110 GBP per module during 12 months.
National735 GBP/moduleTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 735 GBP per module during 12 months.
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