This one-year, full-time course provides a comprehensive programme of study encompassing a range of core, specialist and optional units. This course provides you with the opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills involved in the Engineering sector. Units include
• Engineering Design
• Engineering Maths
• Engineering Science
• Managing a Professional Engineering Project
• Computer aided Design and Manufacture (CAD/CAM)
• Machining and Processing of Engineering Materials
• Engineering Management
• Production Engineering for Manufacture
Each Higher National unit has a clear purpose: to cater for the increasing need for high quality professional and technical Engineers in today’s modern Engineering Sector.
The teaching and learning activities are supported by laboratory experimentation and demonstration where possible, giving you an opportunity to use and become familiar with many of the analytical tools commonly used within industry. Assessment of all units is carried out primarily through assignment based work.
This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units which are an additional component to enhance your employability.
Career Opportunities / Progression
Progression is to the second year of HND in Engineering that can be completed with one further years study in the College. This course can also give you the opportunity to top up your studies at university to gain a full honours degree in General Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Operations Engineering. It will also give you the skills to progress to employment within the engineering technology sector.
Requirements are pre-defined by the College’s admissions criteria. Applicants should possess a Level 3 qualification in an engineering related subject.
Please contact us for information regarding course fees.
Course fees: £2715
All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.