For students wishing to continue studying after completing the HNC Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) this course has been designed to offer you a level of academic study with a range of units that will stretch your skills and knowledge in preparation for a career as an Engineer. You will progress through the course studying a range of units covering Electrical and Electronics, Industrial Electrical Engineering and units that Digital Engineering.
Given the anticipated developments in Industry 4.0 technologies, this will place the students in a promising position with which to seek employment or to progress further within their studies or current employment.
Full-time: two days per week over the academic year.
Part-time: one day per week.
UCAS Course Code: 010H
All units included within this programme have been selected on the basis of meeting a broad range of local industry needs.
– Research Project (30 credits)
– Industrial Systems (15 credits)
– Further Mathematics (15 credits)
– Industrial Power, Electronics and Storage (15 credits)
– Professional Engineering Management (Pearson-set) (15 credits)
– Virtual Engineering (15 credits)
– Further PLC’s (15 credits)
A variety of forms of coursework assessment are employed on the programme. These include written descriptive and numerical assignments, short tests, laboratory and workshop appraisals, personal projects, group work, self- and peer-assessment, portfolio preparation and case studies.
You will normally be required to have achieved the BTEC Higher National Certificate in a relevant subject area.
The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma allows students to specialise by committing to specific career paths and progression routes to degree-level study.