North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College

General Engineering HNC North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

Imagine the challenges facing London’s Crossrail project, designed to create 42km of new tunnels beneath the capital? Europe’s largest construction project employs 10,000 people on 45 sites and involves jobs including mechanical, electrical and civil engineering, project management and health and safety. The
UK is currently experiencing a shortage of engineering skills and the economy needs 1.8m more engineers by 2025. Our HNC in General Engineering provides a fantastic platform for a career working on exciting projects with endless job opportunities. You will gain skills in engineering design, mechanical and electronic principles, maths and science for engineering and how to manage a professional engineering project.

Course cost: £5950 per year
Duration: 2 Years
Credit Value: 240

Course Units
Engineering Maths and Science.
Design and Project
Mechanical Principles
Engineering Materials
Machining and Processing of Engineering Materials

Entry Requirements
64 UCAS Points.

Course Assessment
All coursework is assessed using assignments, based on pass, merit and distinction grades.

Progression Opportunities
By the end of the course you will be able to progress onto a HND course, enrol on a university degree programme or enter employment within the sector.
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15 January

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 80 points GCSE English at grade C/4
A level CCC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMP GCSE English at grade C/4
Access to HE Diploma D: 15 credits
M: 15 credits
P: 15 credits
or a total of 45 credits at Merit
Scottish Higher Entry requirements available on application

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £5,950 Year 1
EU £5,950 Year 1
England £5,950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5,950 Year 1
Scotland £5,950 Year 1
Wales £5,950 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Provider information

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North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College
Hinckley Road
CV11 6BH

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