HND Mechanical Engineering
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:
- Mechanical Science 2
- Production Processes
- Fundamentals of Business Engineering and Management
- Sustainable Engineering Design
- Instrumentation and Control Systems
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 RequirementsYou 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
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.
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
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