The purpose of BTEC Higher Nationals in Electrical Engineering is to develop students as professional, self-reflecting individuals able to meet the demands of employers in the engineering sector and adapt to a constantly changing world. The qualifications aim to widen access to higher education and enhance the career prospects of those who undertake them.
Modules are as follows: Core Unit 2 Engineering Mathematics, Core Unit 3 Engineering Science, Optional Unit 15 Automation, Robotics and PLC, Specialised Unit 19 Electrical and Electronic Principles, Core Unit 1 Engineering Design, Core Unit 4 Managing a Professional Engineering Project, Optional Unit 20 Digital Principles and Optional Unit 29 Electro, Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems.
Continuous assessment through written assignments, presentations and laboratory work.
How to apply
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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||64 points||Those with 48 Ucas points will be considered for an interview.|
All applications will be considered individually however offers will usually be based on:
64 UCAS points (those with 48 UCAS points will be considered for an interview)
BTEC Level 3 qualification (2 years) in relevant subject
Other related Level 3 qualifications
Normally 4 GCSEs at grade C or above (or numeric score of 4/5 under newly reformed GCSE grading), including maths or English
An Access to Higher Education Diploma in relevant area
Related work experience will be considered in place of formal qualifications
Additional entry requirements
Institutions Own Test (IOT)
Own test. All applicants are required to complete an unseen, no calculator allowed, entry test which should last approximately 15 minutes.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6,995||Whole course|
Additional fee information
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