Engineering for England (HTQ) at Barnsley College University Centre - UCAS

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Course summary

The Higher National Certificate in Engineering for England provides a solid grounding for those wanting to develop their skills and knowledge through practical study. You will study a mixture of core mandatory and specialist units which meet the requirements of Occupational Standards in order to develop the abilities and confidence needed to lead, manage and respond to a range of complex engineering situations. Higher Technical Qualifications (HTQs) are new qualifications that have been developed by awarding bodies in collaboration with employers, so you’ll get the right training, knowledge and skills to succeed in the workplace. The Pearson BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Engineering for England is offered on either a full-time or part-time basis, allowing you to study a range of core and specialist units to help you progress within Engineering.

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


Units studied Core Mandatory Unit 4001: Engineering Design Core Mandatory Unit 4002: Engineering Maths Core Mandatory Unit 4004: Managing a Professional Engineering Project (Pearson-set) Specialist Mandatory Unit 4006: Mechatronics Specialist Mandatory Unit 4008: Mechanical Principles Specialist Mandatory Unit 4014: Production Engineering for Manufacture Specialist Mandatory Unit 4017: Quality and Process Improvement Specialist Mandatory Unit 4020: Digital Principles

Assessment method

There will be a range of assessment methods used through practical application, which may include practical sessions, essays, reports, presentations and projects.

How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

We do not currently accept international applications

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements


You will be required to attend an interview with the courses tutor

English language requirements

GCSE English and Maths at a grade 4/C or above

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5995 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5995 Year 1
Scotland £5995 Year 1
Wales £5995 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Engineering for England (HTQ) at Barnsley College University Centre - UCAS