Blackburn College

      Electrical / Electronic Engineering HNC

      Blackburn College
      In Blackburn

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      Typology HNC
      Location Blackburn
      Duration 3 Years
      • HNC
      • Blackburn
      • Duration:
        3 Years
      Description

      The utilisation of electricity in the field of 'electrical and electronic engineering' encompasses a wide range of technical applications within industry, commerce and around the home. This course develops and applies an understanding of the science, engineering principles and associated technology in the area of electrical and electronic engineering. The HNC Electrical / Electronic.

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      Government funding available

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      Starts Location
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      Blackburn
      Feilden Street Blackburn, BB2 1LH, Lancashire, England
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      Location
      Blackburn
      Feilden Street Blackburn, BB2 1LH, Lancashire, England
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      · Requirements

      Science based A levels (minimum 80 UCAS points) BTEC National Diploma/Certificate in Engineering Other related Level 3 qualifications (eg City & Guilds, GNVQ) Relevant industrial experience together with GCSE Grade C (or equivalent) in Maths and Science. A one week intensive bridging course is available and may be recommended for applicants without the above entry requirements.

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      Course programme


      HNC Electrical / Electronic Engineering

      Course Overview
      The utilisation of electricity in the field of 'electrical and electronic engineering' encompasses a wide range of technical applications within industry, commerce and around the home. This course develops and applies an understanding of the science, engineering principles and associated technology in the area of electrical and electronic engineering.

      The HNC Electrical / Electronic Engineering is a well established national qualification that places academic theory within a practical context. The course is suitable for those already employed in the engineering industry who wish to enhance their career prospects as well as those seeking a change of career.

      Two methods of study are available:

      • Part-time on a full or half day release, or evening only basis.
      • Flexible learning - this comprises one-week intensive courses, accreditation of prior learning and distance learning.

      What will I study?
      The HNC Electrical / Electronic Engineering course comprises 10 modules.

      Modules can include
      • Modules studied include the six compulsory modules:
      • Engineering Fundamentals
      • Engineering Design
      • Analytical Methods for Engineers
      • Business Management Methods
      • Electrical & Electronic Principles
      • Project

      A further four specialist modules are also studied.

      Modules are assessed by written assignments and in-class tests. There are no formal examinations.

      Course Requirements
      • Science based A levels (minimum 80 UCAS points)
      • BTEC National Diploma/Certificate in Engineering
      • Other related Level 3 qualifications (eg City & Guilds, GNVQ)
      • Relevant industrial experience together with GCSE Grade C (or equivalent) in Maths and Science.

      A one week intensive bridging course is available and may be recommended for applicants without the above entry requirements.

      Don't have the grades to get on the course?
      Don't worry; Blackburn College provide full and part time top-up courses.

      Progression

      If you leave after the HNC, you will hold a well regarded qualification that will improve your career prospects in the engineering industry. For those who wish to continue their study of engineering, progression to the HND or BEng degree course is possible

      Information for Applicants
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      Validated by
      Lancaster University/Edexcel

      Duration
      2 or 3 years (part-time)

      UCAS Code
      N/A

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