Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd
The HN Engineering (RQF) is a new course that has been designed to enable direct progression to a full honours degree course upon successful completion. You will have the opportunity to investigate 3D printing, mechatronics, Stirling engines, drone technology, robotics and advanced mathematics relevant to engineering. You can opt to pursue a specialist pathway in mechanical, electrical or manufacturing engineering for the diploma part of the qualification.
The HN is split into two elements - the certificate and the diploma. The certificate can be studied one year full-time or two years part-time. The diploma can also be studied for one year full-time and two years part-time.
Successful completion of the HN Engineering can lead to a wide range of roles including: Surveyor, Site Manager, Civil Engineer, Project manager, Highway Manager or Structural Engineer.
Higher National Certificate - HNC
Four core modules: Managing a Professional Engineering Project; Engineering Design; Engineering Science; Engineering Maths.
Plus four optional units such as: Electrical Principles / Mechanical Principles; Mechatronics; Automation, Robotics and PLC; Computational Fluid Dynamics; CAD/CAM.
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:
Level 2 Maths qualification
Pass an internal curriculum interview