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Course summary

Our CertHE programmes have been specifically designed to give you a range of SKILLS sought by employers when considering applications to HIGHER and DEGREE APPRENTICESHIPS. During your studies, you will gain the specialist and transferable skills to enable you to identify and solve real-world engineering problems and to confidently apply knowledge in a dynamic workplace environment. The programme team will work with you to develop your practical, verbal and written skills - whilst allowing you to demonstrate to potential employers that you can plan and work effectively independently and with other people to deliver on your objectives… the skills that employers want!


Year One – Level 4 (Cert HE) • Applied Analytics (10 credits; compulsory) • Digital Technologies (10 credits; compulsory) • Electronics Principles and Concepts (10 credits; compulsory) • Integrating Project (20 credits; compulsory) • Introduction to Digital Electronics (10 credits; compulsory) • Introduction to Programmable Logic Controllers (10 credits; compulsory) • Skills Development in the Workplace (30 credits; compulsory) • Technical Skills Development (20 credits; compulsory).

Assessment method

The module assessments are comprised of coursework, portfolios and in-class lab-based exercises in order to closely resemble the way in which you will use knowledge and skills in the workplace.

How to apply

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SA1 Waterfront Campus, Swansea
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

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Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1
International £13500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Skills for Electronics at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS