Loughborough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Engineering (Electrical/Electronic)

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Course summary

The HNC is a part time programme which is delivered over two years, either on a day release or evening basis. To achieve a HNC, a total of eight units must be successfully completed. This course have been developed in collaboration with our external partners to ensure that your education is relevant and up to date. Emphasizing the importance of work-based experience, you will have the opportunity to apply your knowledge to existing companies and gain valuable skills that will inform your future practice. You will be expected to complete a level of self-directed study throughout the duration of this course, and we require you to commit a dedicated amount of time to your learning both in and of college. Your practical skills will be further developed by completing a wide range of practical activities and experiments undertaken during your studies. You will be able to progress the ability to apply analysis and synthesis skills to the solution of electrical and electronics engineering problems. Our laboratories are of an excellent standard and include the highest specification jet engines, soldering irons, test equipment such as multi meters, power supplies, digital storage oscilloscopes, function generators, spectrum analyser, to build and test circuits. Use a variety of training kits to build and test electrical, analogue and digital electronic circuits, using various techniques Features and Benefits

  • Study a course that provides you with the essential skills and experience to enhance your employability or prepare you for further study.
  • Study in a supportive environment, with a range of services at your fingertips to help you reach your full potential.
  • Access to our specialist Engineering Labs and industry relevant software, equipment, resources and expertise
  • Loughborough College was awarded TEF Gold 2019.
  • Be a full member of Loughborough Students Union- consistently voted No.1 for student experience.

Course details

Modules

HNC Pathway: Core Modules: Engineering Design, Engineering Maths, Engineering Science, Managing a Professional Engineering Project and Electrical and Electronic Principles, Option Modules: Electrical Machines, Electronic Devices, Instrumentation and Control, Quality and Process Improvement, Computer Aided Design and Digital Principals.

Assessment method

The programme uses a variety of assessment techniques to ensure that you can demonstrate the range of learning outcomes. Subject knowledge and understanding is assessed through examinations, coursework essays, coursework reports, individual or group presentations, written evaluations, debates and posters will be used as other forms of assessment. These also assess a range of transferable skills, including confidence in academic written communication.


How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We welcome applications from mature students over the age of 21 and may be flexible in our normal offer if you show a commitment to succeed and have the relevant skills and experience of working within the industry.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £4500 Year 1
International £4500 Year 1
England £4500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4500 Year 1
Scotland £4500 Year 1
Wales £4500 Year 1
Channel Islands £4500 Year 1

Additional fee information

The cost of some activities are not included in your tuition fee and you will need to meet this cost in addition to your fees. A summary of the costs that you may be expected to pay, and what is included in your fees can be found on our website.
Engineering (Electrical/Electronic) at Loughborough College - UCAS