Mechanical Engineering HTQ at Bedford College Group - UCAS

Bedford College Group

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Mechanical Engineering HTQ

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Course summary

The Level 4 HNC lays the foundation of higher learning in mechanical engineering. This develops and strengthens core skills while preparing students for specialist subjects at Level 5 or to enter employment and will be competent in a range of subject-specific and general skills and qualities relevant to key areas of engineering. This HNC is specifically designed for students wishing to progress in mechanical engineering. It provides a good grounding in Engineering whilst providing a specialism at higher level in a range of mechanical subjects. All units are supported by industry experienced staff in purpose built labs extensively equipped for this subject area. This course is one day a week for two years.

This Higher Technical Qualification is approved against occupational standards decided by employers. Learn more about Higher Technical Qualifications.


U4002: Engineering Maths U4008: Mechanical Principles U4011: Fluid Mechanics U4013: Fundamentals of Thermodynamics and Heat Engines U4004: Managing a Project U4001: Engineering Design U4014: Prod Eng Manufacture U4017: Quality & Process

Assessment method

Assignments, in class time constrained assessments, multiple choice questions.

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

International applicants

We are unable to accept international students due to UKVI regulations

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

BTEC Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma with an overall grade of Merit or above, or A Levels in Maths and Physics achieving grade C or above, or Level 3 T Level in Engineering with overall Merit or above, or Entry may also be gained to the course based on suitable industry experience or alternative qualifications to be determined at interview.

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Additional entry requirements


You will require an interview for this course.

Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £6000 Whole course
Scotland £6000 Whole course
Wales £6000 Whole course

Additional fee information

Fees subject to change. Course trips etc. Various trips to support modules may be offered throughout the year dependant on company availability. Previous trips have included manufacturers, automation plants and power stations. Course costs There are no additional mandatory costs once enrolled, however the team may recommend text books and equipment that students could purchase to practice at home.
Mechanical Engineering HTQ at Bedford College Group - UCAS