Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Mechanical Engineering Cambridge Regional College


This 2 year 1 day per week course is designed to provide:

• Training for technician in design research, development and service support activities in Engineering, Manufacturing and Electronics.
• Progression to BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
• The language, knowledge and practical skills demanded in the Engineering Industry.
• Technical certificates for the Higher Apprenticeship in Engineering.

Units of study include:

Year 1:
2 - Engineering Maths
3 - Engineering Science
9 - Materials, Properties and Testing
32 - CAD for Maintenance Engineers

Year 2:
1 - Engineering Design
4 - Managing a Professional Engineering Project (Pearson-set)
8 - Mechanical Principles
13 - Fundamentals of Thermodynamics and Heat Engines

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 two 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.

  • Qualification

    Higher National Certificate - HNC

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    September 2019

  • Duration

    2 years

How to apply

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.

Points of entry

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:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
A level 2 A levels
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Level 3 Extended Diploma or other Vocational Diplomas
Access to HE Diploma Access to Higher Education

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

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