HNC Electrical Engineering

Course Content

This course provides learners with a broad range of integrated competencies across electrical engineering disciplines. The course is based on a systems approach and will provide a thorough understanding of the relevant electrical and electronic knowledge to progress to a higher level. The award consists of three mandatory and nine optional units.

Entry Requirements

One Higher (or equivalent) at grade C or above from Physics, Technological Studies or Maths, and at least three National 5 subjects (or equivalent) at grade C or above including Maths; Physics/Technological Studies and English, Foundation Apprenticeship in Engineering. National Certificate Group Award in Electrical Engineering or Electronic Engineering (level 5, plus additional Maths or level 6 awards). Applicants will be required to attend an interview.

Method of Assessment

A variety of methods will be used including practical and theory-based assessments.

Future Prospects

Progression onto a higher-level engineering specific course and/or employment in the electrical installations/renewables/energy industries with the opportunity to study up to degree level.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Kingsway Campus

  • Start Date

    13 Sep 2021

  • SCQF Level

    7

  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Building Services & Built Environment

  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page

Recruitment is now for Reserve List places only – please contact us if you wish to discuss

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