SMB College Group

Degree level: Undergraduate

Engineering (General, Mechanical or Electrical)

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Course summary

This course will allow students to work towards a Higher National Certificate (HNC) in General Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering or Mechanical Engineering (dependant on module choices). Students can study this qualification on a full-time or part-time basis, with intake in September and January each year. Year 1 Units (Mandatory):

  • Unit 1 – Engineering Design
  • Unit 2 – Engineering Maths
  • Unit 3 – Engineering Science
  • Unit 4 – Managing a Professional Engineering Project
Optional Units (Sustainability):
  • Unit 5 Renewable Energy
  • Unit 51 Sustainability
Optional Units (Mechanical):
  • Unit 8 – Mechanical Principles
  • Unit 9 – Materials, Properties and Testing
  • Unit 14 - Production Engineering for Manufacture
  • Unit 19 – Electrical and Electronic Principles
Optional and for consideration Electrical
  • Unit 16: Instrumentation & Control Systems
  • Unit 19: Electrical & Electronic Principles
  • Unit 21: Electrical Machines
  • Unit 31: Electrical Systems & Fault Finding
(Modules are subject to change)

Course details

Modules

Year 1 Units (Mandatory): Unit 1 – Engineering Design Unit 2 – Engineering Maths Unit 3 – Engineering Science Unit 4 – Managing a Professional Engineering Project. Optional Units (Sustainability): Unit 5 Renewable Energy Unit 51 Sustainability. Optional Units (Mechanical): Unit 8 – Mechanical Principles Unit 9 – Materials, Properties and Testing Unit 14 - Production Engineering for Manufacture Unit 19 – Electrical and Electronic Principles. Optional Modules (Electrical) Unit 16: Instrumentation & Control Systems Unit 19: Electrical & Electronic Principles Unit 21: Electrical Machines Unit 31: Electrical Systems & Fault Finding. (Modules are subject to change)

Assessment method

Assessment is mainly via written assignments.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
1ENG
Institution code:
B92
Campus name:
Stephenson Higher Technical Centre
Campus code:
S

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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International applicants

We are unable to accept applications from international applicants.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Level 3 Engineering qualification GCSE Grade 4 or above (C or above) in Maths and English. Experienced of working within the engineering sector is desirable.


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7600 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7600 Year 1
Scotland £7600 Year 1
Wales £7600 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Engineering (General, Mechanical or Electrical) at SMB College Group - UCAS