HND Mechanical Engineering

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Engineering & Automotive

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Part Time Day

Location

Location
Crosskeys Campus

Start Date

Start Date
09 September 2020

What you will study

Our Mechanical Engineering HND Level 5 was designed in consultation with industry; is intended to link to local industry as much as possible, both in its content and in the mode of attendance.

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

The course provides 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.

You will study units including:

Year 1

  • Mechanical Science 2
  • Production Processes
  • Fundamentals of Business Engineering and Management

Year 2

  • Sustainable Engineering Design
  • Instrumentation and Control Systems
  • Project

What you can do next

This course is ideal for those that wish to progress their career into technician engineering positions in a wide range of companies. There is also the possibility of advancing onto the first or second year of a university degree programme.

Entry Requirements

You would usually need at least one of the following:
  • A relevant BTEC Level 3 profile of Merit/Merit
  • DD at A Level
  • DE 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).

Additional information

You will also develop essential employability skills such as self-management, team-working, business customer awareness, problem-solving, communication, numeracy, a positive attitude to work.

You will need to supply your own stationery e.g. folders, subject dividers, pens, pencils, rule and scientific calculator.

Where can I study HND Mechanical Engineering?

CPHD0017AC
Crosskeys Campus
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 09 September 2020

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

Call 01495 333 777 to speak to our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change

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