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HNC Electrical Engineering

  • 4

    Level
    Level 4

  • Duration
    2 years

  • Start Date
    September 2019

  • Venue
    Ipswich Road

  • Course Code
    G0024

Start Dates

  • September 2019, Part Time
  • September 2019, Part Time

Summary

This course is for individuals wishing to develop higher-level professional skills relevant to the Electrical and Electronic engineering sectors. The HNC programme team uses a combination of traditional classroom teaching, open learning and research-based experiential learning, delivered via laboratory experiments and demonstrations, industry standard IT applications and group activities. The course comprises mandatory and optional units. The mandatory units are: Level 4 Engineering Design Engineering Maths Engineering Science Managing a professional engineering project Electrical and Electronic Principles . Students are expected to attend college one day per week. The HNC programme team uses a combination of traditional classroom teaching, open learning and research-based experiential learning, laboratory experiments and demonstrations, industry standard IT applications and group activities.

Unistats for this course

Why our College?

Outstanding Progression

97% of our full time gradates and 100% of our part time graduates are in employment of further study 6 months after completing their degree (Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes).

This places our College in the top 10% of providers and provides you with excellent routes to get you to where you want to be.

Flexible Study Options

Most of our courses require no more than two days attendance at college. This means you can continue to work alongside your studies and balance other commitments.

Smaller Class Sizes

Our smaller class sizes mean you get all the support you need during studies. This is a crucial difference to larger universities and provides you with access to your lecturers when you need them.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have one of the following: • BTEC National Certificate • Diploma in Electrical Engineering • One A level in either Mathematics or Physics plus four GCSEs at either grade A*-C or grade four and above • Access programmes • GNVQ Advanced Level in Engineering • Advanced Diploma in Engineering Minimum grades apply, please ask for details. The HNC qualifications offered from September 2017 are new versions introduced by BTEC. As a result, anyone wanting to accredit prior learning is advised to discuss this at interview. Applications from students whose first language is not English are welcome. For International students we require evidence of proficiency in English (including writing, speaking, listening and reading), the required minimum is: IELTS (SELT) 6.0 overall (minimum 5.5 in all components). Please contact the Advice shop for advice and guidance. International candidates are also actively encouraged to access the International Students webpage

Assessment

Assessments can be a mixture of assignments, exams or project work.

Progression

The BTEC (Pearson) HNC programme is widely recognised by employers and professional bodies, and there may be opportunities to progress onto an HND.

Career Progression

The course will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed for a variety of interesting and rewarding careers in engineering.

Fees

September 2019, Part Time
Course fee per year: £4,000 in Year One, £2,000 in Year Two.

September 2019, Part Time
Course fee per year: £4,000 in Year One, £2,000 in Year Two.