|Qualification name||BTEC Higher National Diploma in Engineering|
|Awarding organisation||Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)|
|Course type||Classroom based|
|Course start date||12th September 2023|
|Cost description||Student Finance HE Loan available|
A relevant Level 3 qualification, English and maths (grade C/4 or above at GCSE or Level 2 equivalent). Mature students with relevant experience will also be considered.
The HND Engineering course has been designed to enable direct progression to a full honours degree upon successful completion. You will have the opportunity to investigate 3D printing, mechatronics, Stirling engines, drone technology, robotics and advanced mathematics relevant to engineering. You can opt to pursue a specialist pathway in mechanical, electrical/electronic or general engineering for the diploma part of the qualification. The HND is split into two elements ? the certificate and the diploma. The certificate can be studied over one year full-time or two years part-time. The diploma can also be studied for one year full-time and two years part-time.
Modules will include: ? Unit 34 Research Project ? Unit 35 Professional Engineering Management (Pearson set) ? Unit 39 Further Mathematics ? Unit 44 ? Industrial Power, Electronic and Storage ? Unit 45 Industrial Systems ? Unit 53 Utilisation of Electrical Power ? Unit 63 Industrial Services
Coursework, Practical exam, Practical assignments
Successful completion of the HND Engineering can lead to a wide range of roles including: electrical engineer, electronic engineer, mechanical engineer, maintenance engineer. You could also choose to study an extra year to ?top-up? your qualification to a full degree.