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Faculty Website: Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
Programme Level: Undergraduate
Programme Name: BEng Tech in Mechanical Engineering
Programme Code: B6MC2Q
Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 7
NQF Credits: 360
The purpose of this qualification is to build the necessary knowledge, understanding, abilities and skills required for further learning towards becoming a competent practicing Mechanical Engineering Technologist. Specifically, the qualification provides graduates with: • preparation for careers in engineering itself and areas that potentially benefit from engineering skills, for achieving technological proficiency and to make a contribution to the economy and national development; • the educational base required for registration as a Professional Engineering Technologist with ECSA; • for graduates with an appropriate level of achievement, the ability to enter NQF level 8 programmes and then proceed to Master’s degrees; and • for certificated engineers, the education base for achieving proficiency in mechanical engineering or plant operations and occupational health and safety.
Design, manufacture and maintain industrial machines and engines.
Minimum APS 30, English 4 (50%), Mathematics or Technical Mathematics 5 (60%), Physical Science or Technical Science 5 (60%).