Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd
This is a 2 year course, studied at 1 day per week.
This Level 4 course is a nationally recognised and highly respected qualification, accepted by employers, universities and professional engineering institutions. The course is aimed at working engineers and is ideal for anyone who is interested in developing a multi-disciplined career in electrical/electronic engineering. The College has close links with the Engineering Sector regionally and uses support from the industry to maintain currency of the curriculum offer. The College also has an excellent range of specialist laboratories, workshops and equipment providing access to resources that support learning.
All engineering courses at Cambridge Regional College focus on the practical applications of theory and include safe working practices, communication, team working and research skills.
Units of study:
U1 Engineering Design (15 Credits) Level 4
U2 Engineering Maths (15 Credits) Level 4
U3 Engineering Science (15 Credits) Level 4
U4 Managing a professional Engineering Project (15 Credits) Level 4
U19 Electrical and Electronic Principles (15 Credits) Level 4
U20 Digital Principles (15 Credits) Level 4
U22 Electronic Circuit and Devices (15 Credits) Level 4
U32 CAD for Maintenance Engineers (15 Credits) Level 4
Maths and English skills development will be embedded into all units of the study programme through investigations, reports, calculations and project work.
This is classed as a part-time course – on successful completion of this course, you will gain a BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma. You can achieve a BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma by studying a further 2 years on successful completion of the BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma. Home & EU students are eligible to apply for a part-time loan from Student Finance England.
Higher National Certificate - HNC
To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.
This means the year in which you would like to start the course.
‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
|A level||2 A levels|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Level 3 Extended or other Vocational Diplomas|
|Access to HE Diploma||Access to Higher Education|