Applicants are selected on the basis of their UCAS application and interview in order to assess academic potential beyond that provided as part of the application. An interview also gives applicants the opportunity to visit, meet staff and students, see facilities and get an insight into what it is like to be a student at Loughborough. If you choose to undertake a year in industry, you will complete a full year of assessed industrial training typically between years two and three of your academic studies. The aim of the module is to gain knowledge and experience of real-time embedded software design and implementation. The aim of the module is to enable students to understand the financial, legal and quality management principles that apply to the operational management of engineering organisations.