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Electrical Electronic and Mechanical Engineering

HNC Engineering - General (full-time)

  • Adult
  • Higher Education
  • EP Campus
  • 1 Year

How to apply

The Course

It could not be a better time to decide to study engineering, whether you are interested in High Speed 2 (HS2), engineering production and design, automotive engineering or a different engineering sector, studying engineering will enable you to gain access to many exciting job opportunities.


The new BTEC Higher National qualifications in Engineering are designed to address the increasing need for high-quality, professional and technical Engineers at Levels 4 and 5. They are highly valued by employers and can also count towards membership of professional bodies and other employer organisations.


HNC Engineering offers learners a broad introduction to the subject area through a mandatory core of learning, whilst allowing for the acquisition of some sector-specific skills and experience through the specialist units in each pathway, with the opportunity to pursue a particular interest through the appropriate selection of specialist units.


Mandatory Units:


·   Unit 1 – Engineering Design

·   Unit 2 – Engineering Maths

·   Unit 3 – Engineering Science

·   Unit 4 – Managing an Engineering Project


Plus four optional units – to be discussed with course team leader to best match individual skills and employment route.


All units are assessed via written assignments, case studies, presentations and practical work. There are no final examinations.


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Students need to have at least one of the following: A BTEC Level 3 qualification (or other Level 3 qualification) in an appropriate subject (minimum 120 UCAS points) A-Level profile which demonstrates strong performance in a relevant ARA subject Access to Higher Education Certificate/Diploma Related work experience. In addition, it would be beneficial if students had GCSEs at grade A-C and English and Maths GCSE at grade A-C or equivalent. Mature learners may present a more varied profile of achievement that is likely to include extensive work experience and/or achievement for a range of professional qualifications in their work sector.

Relevant subjects: Maths, Science, electronics, Computer Systems, electrical Installation, Engineering.

HND in a similar subject or higher level apprenticeship.

Careers and employability

Provide you with the knowledge and skills to work at higher technician level or junior management within the electrical and electronic engineering industry including rail electrification and power generation.

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EP Campus
Starts : September 18th, 2023
1 Year
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