Engineering at Nelson and Colne College Group - UCAS

Course summary

Our Higher National Diploma is designed for those who want to further expand their knowledge and skillset. We will provide you with the underpinning expertise needed to cope with the rapid rate of change in cutting edge engineering. You will be given opportunities to apply theoretical knowledge to real world engineering problems through practical work, projects, and employment relevant assessment briefs. You will also be introduced to engineering research and how you, as an engineer, can promote a sustainable society through your work.


You will study three core modules: • Research project • Professional engineering • Further mathematics Then you will select an additional three modules from the following options: • Lean manufacturing • Advanced manufacturing • Sustainability • Robotics • Computer aided manufacturing • Control engineering • Aerodynamics • Aircraft structures • Further electrical machines and drives • Renewable energy • Embedded microprocessor systems • Advanced materials • Further mechanical principles • Computation engineering

Assessment method

A series of written and practical work is assessed by your tutors and will determine your overall grade.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9000* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000* Year 1
Scotland £9000* Year 1
Wales £9000* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Engineering at Nelson and Colne College Group - UCAS