HNC Electrical Engineering
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.
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, English or 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.
Applicants whose first language is not English should have a minimum ESOL Higher for HNC/D courses.
Method of Assessment
A variety of methods will be used including practical and theory-based assessments.
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.