Electrical & Electronic Engineering at Cambridge Regional College - UCAS

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Course summary

This is a 2 year course, studied at 1 day per week. This Level 4 course is a nationally recognised and highly respected qualification, accepted by employers, universities and professional engineering institutions. The course is aimed at working engineers and is ideal for anyone who is interested in developing a multi-disciplined career in electrical/electronic engineering. The College has close links with the Engineering Sector regionally and uses support from the industry to maintain currency of the curriculum offer. The College also has an excellent range of specialist laboratories, workshops and equipment providing access to resources that support learning. All engineering courses at Cambridge Regional College focus on the practical applications of theory and include safe working practices, communication, team working and research skills. Units of study: YEAR 1 : U2 Engineering Maths (15 Credits) Level 4 U3 Engineering Science (15 Credits) Level 4 U4 Managing a professional Engineering Project (15 Credits) Level 4 U32 CAD for Maintenance Engineers (15 Credits) Level 4 YEAR 2 : U1 Engineering Design (15 Credits) Level 4 U19 Electrical and Electronic Principles (15 Credits) Level 4 U20 Digital Principles (15 Credits) Level 4 U22 Electronic Circuit and Devices (15 Credits) Level 4 Maths and English skills development will be embedded into all units of the study programme through investigations, reports, calculations and project work. This is classed as a part-time course – on successful completion of this course, you will gain a BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma. You can achieve a BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma by studying a further 2 years on successful completion of the BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma. Home & EU students are eligible to apply for a part-time loan from Student Finance England.


Year 1:- Unit 1: Engineering Design Unit 2: Engineering Mathematics Unit 3: Engineering Science Unit 4: Managing a professional Engineering Project Year 2:- Unit 19: Electrical and Electronic Principles Unit 20: Digital Principles Unit 22: Electronic Circuit and Devices Unit 32: CAD for Maintenance Engineers

How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

• 48 UCAS points (DD or PPP) • Relevant level 3 qualification eg BTEC, UAL, Access to HE Diploma or 2 A levels • GCSE English and maths at grade 4/C or above or demonstrated competency at L2 or above • Mature students without appropriate level 3 qualifications should have a keen interest in the subject and relevent work/industry experience

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £2745 Year 1
Northern Ireland £2745 Year 1
Scotland £2745 Year 1
Wales £2745 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.
Electrical & Electronic Engineering at Cambridge Regional College - UCAS