The HNC/D in Engineering is a well-established and recognised qualification within the engineering industry, and is a vital qualification for those who wish to progress on to a higher-level qualification or more senior positions within the sector. Our HNC/D in Electrical/Electronic Engineering allows you to study either full-time or part-time, with the aim of progressing on to a full honours degree. It provides you with the specialist knowledge and skills required to work towards a degree in Electrical Engineering and a career in the industry.
Course ContentThe HNC/D in Electrical and Electronic Engineering allows you to work towards meeting the educational requirements of an electrical engineer. During the qualification, you will develop knowledge, understanding and skills in a range of core modules including Electrical and Electronic Principles, Engineering Science, Engineering Maths and Engineering Design. The course has been developed in collaboration with our external partners to ensure that your education is relevant and up-to-date.
Emphasising the importance of work-based experience, you will have the opportunity to apply your knowledge to existing companies and gain valuable skills that will inform your future practice. Your practical skills will be further developed by completing a wide range of practical activities and experiments undertaken during your studies.
Our laboratories include the highest specification test equipment such as multi meters, power supplies, digital storage oscilloscopes, function generators and a spectrum analyser. If you wish to pursue a career in the electrical industry, this HNC/HND will open up opportunities across a number of sectors, including the electrical contracting industry, aerospace, power, local authorities, the oil, gas and renewables industries.
- Engineering Design
- Engineering Maths
- Engineering Science
- Electrical and Electronic Principles
- Electrical Machines
- Electronic Devices
HND - HNC MODULES PLUS:
- Research Project
- Further Maths
- Professional Engineering Management
- Industrial Systems
- Analogue Electronic Systems
- Utilisation of Electrical Power
*All modules subject to change
Entry Requirements64 tariff points in A Level subjects including maths or a Level 3 BTEC in an engineering discipline.
Progression OpportunitiesThis course will enhance your employability and prepare you for the next level in your career. On successful completion of the HNC you can progress to the HND. Once sucessfully completing the HND you may be eligible to enrol onto a BEng/BSc Top-Up degree