For students wishing to continue studying after completing the HNC Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) this course has been designed to offer you a level of academic study with a range of units that will stretch your skills and knowledge in preparation for a career as an Engineer. On completion of the programme students will be well placed in making links to their Mechanical, Manufacturing, Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics knowledge and skills. The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma allows students to specialise by committing to specific career paths and progression routes to degree-level study.
- Research Project (30 credits)
- Advanced Mechanical Principles (15 credits)
- Further Mathematics (15 credits)
- Virtual Engineering (15 credits)
- Professional Engineering Management (Pearson-set) (15 credits)
- Lean Manufacturing (15 credits)
- Further Thermodynamics (15 credits)
The primary way of delivering this course is on campus. On campus teaching includes a combination of lectures, small group seminars, workshops, guest lectures and one to one discussions with your tutor. A variety of forms of coursework assessment are employed on the programme. These include written descriptive and numerical assignments, short tests, laboratory and workshop appraisals, personal projects, group work, self- and peer-assessment, portfolio preparation and case studies. Students studying part-time will receive 7 hours of teaching per week throughout this course full-time students 14 hours of teaching. Additional one-to-one meetings with tutors will provide further support.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This programme is for students who have already achieved HNC Mechanical Engineering
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£3000||Year 1|