MSc Aerospace Engineering / Course details

Year of entry: 2024

Course unit details:
Dissertation (Aerospace Engineering)

Course unit fact file
Unit code AERO62000
Credit rating 60
Unit level FHEQ level 7 – master's degree or fourth year of an integrated master's degree
Teaching period(s) Full year
Available as a free choice unit? No


This course unit detail provides the framework for delivery in 20/21 and may be subject to change due to any additional Covid-19 impact.  Please see Blackboard / course unit related emails for any further updates.

Students carry out an individual project of about three month's duration in an area related to the preceding taught programme Units. Depending on the subject chosen, this work can be experimental in nature or can involve modelling and simulation, or can be a combination of both. The work is then written up in the form of a Dissertation.


The aim of this module is to carry out a substantial piece of research work in Aerospace Engineering and report on this work in the form of a Dissertation.

Assessment methods

Method Weight
Dissertation 100%

Feedback methods

There are no official means of conveying feedback to the students, but they are encouraged to liaise with their supervisor to obtain verbal feedback on the dissertation.

Study hours

Scheduled activity hours
Project supervision 200
Independent study hours
Independent study 400

Teaching staff

Staff member Role
Mostafa Ahmed Nabawy Unit coordinator

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