Higher National Certificate in Engineering (Electrical & Electronic Engineering) (HNC)


1. Qualification details

Qualification name BTEC Higher National Certificate in Engineering
Qualification level Level 4
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course webpage http://www.ashford.ac.uk/courses/course/50047-Higher-National-Certificate-in-Engineering-(Electrical-Electronic-Engineering)-(HNC)
Course type Part time
Course start date 15 September 2020
Instruction language English
Additional price description Please see our website
Funding information Advanced Learner Loans available
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours

2. Course description

There is a major skills shortage in the UK for qualified engineers who can undertake a variety of jobs in areas such as management',' design',' development',' planning',' business improvement techniques and control. This programme provides study over a range of disciplines to help you develop skills for career progression or further study at degree level. The programme is aimed at students who wish to work as technicians or technician engineers in design',' manufacture',' maintenance',' testing or fault finding. It has been developed in consultation with local industry',' and combines theory and practical work with a focus on industrial applications. The qualification has been designed to meet the growing demand for engineers equipped with a modern skills set and who have work-related and technical knowledge that encompasses the engineering functions of design',' manufacture and maintenance. You will be working toward a BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) (RQF).

3. Entry requirements

You should ideally be employed in an appropriate industrial organisation and hold a relevant Level 3 qualification',' such as any of the following:  Any Diploma in Engineering at MM (or above) or ONC equivalent  Extended Diploma in Engineering at MMM (or above) or OND equivalent  2 A-Levels at Grades CC (including maths or science) Enquiries from mature students with relevant work experience and alternative Level 3 qualifications are welcomed and will be considered on an individual basis.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

Not available

6. Venue

Name Ashford - Jemmett Road
Address Elwick Road
Kent
TN23 1NN
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Email applications@kcollege.ac.uk
Website https://www.ashford.ac.uk/

7. Other dates and venues

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