HNC Engineering: Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Engineering and Automotive

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Day
Location

Location
Crosskeys Campus

Fees

Fees
£2100.00

Start Date

Start Date
05 September 2022

Day(s)

Day(s)
Monday or Wednesday

Start Time

Start Time
09:00

End Time

End Time
16:00

In a nutshell

Our HNC’s Level 4 in Engineering are designed in consultation with industry, and intended to link local industry as much as possible, both in its content and in the mode of attendance.

The aim is to produce a highly qualified and knowledgeable engineers who can meet the requirements of industry. This is a specialist vocational programme with a strong work-related emphasis.

Our Engineering HNC courses provide a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in the sector. Nationally recognised by employers, the course also allows for further study at degree level and beyond.

This course is for...

… gaining a career in Electrical Engineering

… those who prefer vocational, hands-on courses

… anyone who would like to study further in engineering

... taking the next step in your career in the Engineering sector

Course content

The course provides a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in the sector.

You will study units including:

Year 1

  • Engineering Science
  • Electrical Principles
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Engineering Design

Year 2

  • Robotics and PLC's
  • Industrial Project
  • Electrical Machines
  • Analogue and Digital Systems

You will learn through a mixture of lectures, tutorials and practical sessions.

Learners will be assessed via coursework and examination.

Entry Requirements

You would usually need at least one of the following:

  • A relevant BTEC Level 3 profile of Merit/Merit
  • CC at A Level
  • CC grades at A Level plus C in Welsh Baccalaureate
  • Access to HE where you have achieved a Pass Diploma with 45 Passes

Plus: GCSE passes in three subjects at grade C or above to include maths and English Language (or equivalent). Mature students with relevant industry experience who do not meet the academic qualifications will be considered individually via interview.

Additional information

You can progress onto a HND Engineering or a related Foundation Degree.

Employment opportunities can be found in a wide range of organisations from multinational firms to local companies. There are many exciting career options including:

  • Broadcast Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Control and Instrumentation Engineer
  • Electronics Engineer
  • Manufacturing Systems Engineer

CPHC0030AC
Crosskeys Campus
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 05 September 2022

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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