Academic year 2015/16 at a glance

There may be changes to the programme and this information may not always be accurate. Always double check in the teaching handbook and report any inconsistencies to the Aeronautics Undergraduate Office.

Years at a glance

Year 1

Year 1 at a glance
WeekActivity
 1 Induction Foundation
Maths test
 2 Start of lectures
 7 Lab week
 11 End of lectures
AE1-114 Materials Sheet Submission
AE1-103 Computing Test 1
 15 Start of lectures
AE1-107 Mathematics Term I exam
AE1-116 Management exam
AE1-114 L1 costing sheet Submission
AE1-114 L1 framework drawings Submission
 17 AE1-113 Lab Report (including Autumn term log book) Submission
 20 Lab week
 24 AE1-103 Computing Test 2
 25 End of lectures
AE1-113 Materials Lab Report Submission
AE1-104 Engineering Design Report Submission
 31 AE1-103 Computing Report Submission
AE1-113 Lab Report (including Spring term log book) Submission
 32 AE1-112 Engineering Ethics Presentations
 33  AE1-114 L1 final report Submission
 35-36 Final exams
Year 1 at a glance
A summary of activities in first year

Year 2

Year 2 at a glance
WeekActivity
 1 Start of lectures
 5 AE2-215 Drawings and Pro E Parts Submission (Thu)
 6 Lab week
 7 AE2-202 Numerical Analysis CW1 Submission
AE2-214 Lab Report (profile drag, S/G) Autumn Submission
8 AE2-214 Lab Report (Polymer, S/I) Autumn Submission
AE2-214 Lab Report (SEM, S/I) Autumn Submission
 9 AE2-214 Lab Report (circular cylinder, L/I) Autumn Submission
 10 AE2-214 Lab Report (vibration, L/I) Submission
 11 End of lectures
 15 Start of lectures
AE2-201 Aerodynamics exam
AE2-209 Mathematics exam
AE2-212 Propulsion and Turbomachinery exam
 18 AE2-202 Numerical Analysis CW2 Submission
 21 Lab week
 22 AE2-214 Lab Report (shear centre, S/I) Submission
AE2-214 Lab Report (profile drag, S/G) Spring Submission
AE2-214 Lab Report (Signals and systems, S/I) Submission
 23 AE2-214 Lab Report (Polymer, S/I) Spring Submission
AE2-214 Lab Report (SEM, S/I) Spring Submission
 24 AE2-214 Lab Report (circular cylinder, L/I) Spring Submission
 25 AE2-203 Manufacturing Processes Report Submission
AE2-214 Lab Report (Wind tunnel measurements, L/I) Submission
End of lectures
 32 AE2-215 L2 Presentation slides Submission
 35-36 Final exams
Year 2 at a glance
A summary of activities in first year

Year 3

Year 3 at a glance
WeekActivity
 1 Start of lectures
 7 AE3-403 AVD interim report Submission
 8 Lab week
 9 AE3-414 CFD CW1 Submission
10 Lab report (high-aspect ratio wing) Autumn Submission
AE3-418 L3 Intermediate Presentation Video Submission
 11 End of lectures
Lab report (material properties) Submission
Lab report (Compressible Flow) Autumn Submission
AE3-403 AVD Mini Project Report (group) Submission (Fri) 
 15-16 Exam weeks
 17 Start of lectures
AE3-418 L3 Applications Buid Presentation Video Submission
 18 AE3-414 CFD CW2 Submission
 19 AE3-303 Finite elements CW Submission
 20 AE3-401 Advanced Mechanics of Flight Report Submission
AE3-406 Airframe Design Report (group) Submission
AE3-418 L3 Final Presentation Video Submission
21 Control of a Helicopter lab pre-lab report submission
AE3-418 L3 Final Report Submission (Fri)
 22 Lab week
AEM-AAE02 Aircraft Systems Eng Report Submission
 24 AE3-416 Advanced Propulsion CW Submission (Fri)
Lab report (high-aspect ratio wing) Spring Submission
 25 End of lectures
Lab report (control) Submission
Lab report (bending/torsion) Submission
Lab report (compressible flow) Spring Submission
AE3-422 High-Performance Computing Report Submission (Sun) 
 31-32 Exam weeks
 33-37 Group Design Project
 38 Group Design Project Report Submission (Mon)
 38 Group Design Project Presentations (Thu)
Year 3 at a glance
A summary of activities in first year

Year 4


Year 4 (H401) at a glance
WeekActivity
 1 Start of lectures
 7 AE3-403 AVD Poster Submission
 9 AE3-414 CFD CW1 Submission
 11 AE3-403 AVD final report (group) Submission (Fri) 
 15-16 Exam weeks
 17 FYP starts
AE4-404 Wing Design report Submission
 18 AE3-414 CFD CW2 Submission
 19 AE3-415 Computational Mechanics Report submission 
 20 AE3-401 Advanced Mechanics of Flight Report submission
 25 FYP interim report Submission
 35 Long FYP final report Submission (Mon)
 36 Long FYP Presentations (Thu)
 38 Short FYP final report Submission (Mon)
 38 Short FYP Presentations (Fri)
Year 4 at a glance
A summary of activities in first year