Wigan and Leigh College

Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) Wigan and Leigh College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

TEF Silver

Wigan and Leigh College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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The HND is ideal for those looking to establish a career in the industry or progress in their current position with an organisation. In addition the programme provides students with analytical thinking skills and the principles of electrical engineering.

Course details


The course includes units such as: Engineering Design, Engineering Maths, Engineering Science, Managing a Professional Engineering Project, Electrical and Electronic Priniciples and three units from the following options: Automation, Robotics and PLC, Electrical Machines, Electronic Circuits and Devices, Digital Principles and Electrical Systems and Fault Finding. HND units include all of the above plus: Research Project, Professional Engineering Management, Further Mathematics, Industrial Power, Electronics and Storage, Industrial Systems. A further two units will be offered from the following: Further Machines and Drives, Embedded Systems and Further Electrical, Electronic and Digital Principles , Utilisation of Electrical Power.

Assessment method

The programme is assessed through a variety of methods from written assignments to course work.

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code 006H
Institution code W67
Campus name Wigan
Campus code W

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points or a HNC in a relevant subject. Students must possess a Grade C or above in Maths GCSE or equivalent.

Additional entry requirements




Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,500 Year 1
Scotland £7,500 Year 1
Wales £7,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Wigan and Leigh College
PO Box 53
Parsons Walk

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