necessary academic skills to progress

57535 HNC Higher National Certificate in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Vocational qualification

In Wakefield

Price on request


  • Typology

    Vocational qualification Level 4

  • Location


  • Duration

    2 Years

  • Start



This course is designed to equip working engineers with the necessary academic skills to progress in their careers. It is a broad-based program of study but addresses fundamental areas which span many disciplines in modern engineering including aerospace, energy, industrial manufacturing, design, mechatronics and food processing. The course comprises 4 units of study per year. Leaners are provided with module materials, lectures, tutorials, computer workshops, laboratory tests and research exercises. The course draws students from many international companies and a wide geographical catchment.




Wakefield (West Yorkshire)
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Margaret Streer, WF1 2DH


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To take into account

The objectives of this course are to complete various Units which include the following: Mathematics, Electrical Principles, Utilisation of Electrical Energy, Electronics, Engineering Science, Digital Electronics, PLCs and Project.

This course is intended for those who are wishing to pursue a career as a Technician Engineer which involves design, control, installation and maintenance of electrical/electronic equipment and process.

Either/or Level 3 qualification in Electrical and/or Electronic Engineering, or equivalent Those with previous experience or learning that is relevant may be eligible via our RPL process for accreditation towards this course.

HNC Diploma In Electrical/Electronic Engineering

This course provides a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills that are essential whether you wish to progress direct into employment in an engineering field or to an engineering degree.

The appropriate Course Information leaflet and application form will be sent out shortly.

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Faculty Engineering

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Course programme

What you will study

The units you will study are:

Year 1
• Maths
• Science
• Electrical Machines

Year 2
• Engineering Design
• Project
• Electrical Principles
• Electrical Systems

How you will learn

The course is delivered through a mixture of classroom-based work and practical work using modern equipment. Students will attend lectures on a day-release basis which will include tutorials, computer workshops, research periods etc. Students are expected to sustain 10 hours per week of self-directed study. In Year 2 students will also undertake an individual project and group tasks which will enhance development of knowledge and skills.

How you will be assessed

Students will be assessed through a mixture of phase tests, theoretical and practical assignments, and a work-related project.

Additional information

Please contact our Course Information Team on 01924 789111 to discuss further details.

57535 HNC Higher National Certificate in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Price on request