Exeter College

Degree level: Undergraduate

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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Course summary

This is a progression course from the Engineering - Electrical and Electronic HNC The programme will assist those looking to develop a career as a Electrical/Electronic design/test engineer. During the course you will enhance your problem solving skills by studying topics such Further Mechanical Principles and Materials. You will also develop the skills needed to realise your designs in topics such as computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing. You will be using industry standard technologies such as Solidworks, Sinumerik and EdgeCam. Based in the new state of the art Technology Centre, this one day a week programme will achieve a HND qualification in one year. You should either be employed by or intend to pursue a career in a relevant industry. You will study a number of core Units alongside your specialist Units. These units will develop your understanding of a wide range of engineering techniques and provide you with the analytical tools and concepts necessary to understand the technical and managerial issues you may face in an engineering career. You will also apply theories and techniques to real world examples. What topics will I study? The topics included are, but not limited too; Research Project Professional Engineering Management Further Mathematics Manufacturing Systems Engineering Industrial Power, Electronics and Storage Industrial Systems Further Electrical, Electronic and Digital Principles This programme is awarded by Pearson BTEC What experiences will I get? Work experience is gained with employers and, where possible your assignments will relate to real world scenarios in the engineering environment.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

You will need to have passed the associated HNC in Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Exeter College. If you already have an HNC in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or equivalent from another college or higher education provider, then consideration will be given to your application, but an interview will be required. GCSE Maths and English is required at grade C (or 4) or above (or equivalent O Level).

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7795 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7795 Year 1
Scotland £7795 Year 1
Wales £7795 Year 1

Additional fee information

You are required to purchase some of the recommended books to aid self-study. All students need to have drawing equipment and a scientific calculator.
Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Exeter College - UCAS