Engineering (Manufacturing Engineering) at City of Liverpool College University Centre - UCAS

Course summary

The Higher National Certificate in Manufacturing Engineering provides a specialist work-related programme of study that covers the key knowledge, understanding and practical skills required for employment in specialist engineering environments or further study in Engineering. The course develops students as professional, self-reflecting individuals who are able to meet the demands of employers in the rapidly evolving engineering sector and adapt to a constantly changing world. The qualification also aims to widen access to higher education and enhance students’ career prospects. This course embeds the development of key skills throughout the programme. Students will develop attributes and strengths required by twenty-first century employers. On completion of this course, students may wish to progress to further study at Level 5 on the Higher National Diploma in Engineering.


Modules studied: • Engineering Design • Engineering Maths • Engineering Science • Managing a Professional Engineering Project • Production Engineering for Manufacture • Quality and Process Improvement • Mechanical Principles • Engineering Computer Aided Design (CAD) for Maintenance Engineers

Assessment method

The course is assessed through a blend of assignments, practical activities, activity write-ups, coursework/research projects, project reports and presentations. Analysis and problem-solving skills are developed and assessed through coursework and laboratory/workshop activities. Practical, research and design skills are developed and assessed through coursework, assignments and laboratory/workshop activities.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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Vauxhall Road Centre
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

It is expected that all applicants will hold relevant Level 2 maths and English qualifications equivalent to GCSE grade C/4 or above. Mature students: The University Centre welcomes applications from mature students who have relevant experience in lieu of the minimum entry requirements. Mature students (over 21) without formal qualifications may be accepted subject to satisfactory literacy and numeracy tests, work experience (if applicable) and a strong personal statement. Recognition of Prior Learning: Applicants may meet entry requirements through the process of Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which awards academic credits through recognition of prior learning via work and other life experiences. Recognition of Prior Learning is either certificated (RPCL) through formal assessment, or Experiential (RPEL) via skills and knowledge developed through work and voluntary activities. Students should refer to the RPL Policy on the University Centre website:

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7400 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7400 Year 1
Scotland £7400 Year 1
Wales £7400 Year 1

Additional fee information

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