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
Engineering Maths and Science.
Design and Project
Machining and Processing of Engineering Materials
64 UCAS Points.
All coursework is assessed using assignments, based on pass, merit and distinction grades.
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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How to apply
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||80 points||GCSE English at grade C/4|
|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
|Channel Islands||£5,950||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£5,950||Year 1|