HNC Engineering degree – Part Time

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LOCATION & START DATE
Cornwall College Camborne - 26 September 2023
LEVEL
Level 4 Levels Explained
DURATION
2 years
LEARNING AREA
Engineering Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

HNC Engineering degree – Part Time

HNC Engineering Level 4 is ideal if you have completed your Level 3/Apprenticeship/A Levels and are looking to progress to develop your knowledge and skills in the engineering sector.

The programme brings together the requirement for engineering principles and to develop specialist knowledge in an area of your choosing. HNC Engineering offer a broad engineering curriculum covering three units in year one and three in year two.

Mathematics
Engineering science
Engineering Applications in a Business Context (Plus computer-aided design)
Manufacture and material science
Instrumentation, Control and Automation
Specialist Project

Completing HNC Engineering will make you a more knowledgeable, versatile, and professionally competent in your chosen career. A variety of different teaching styles enables you to learn effectively, ensuring that you have the right knowledge and skills to excel in the workplace. The programme will also equip you with communication, team working and time management skills, making you a more effective student and employee.

Download HNC Engineering Programme Specification (2022-23) at https://www.cornwall.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/HNC-Engineering-Programme-Specification-2022-23.pdf  

LOCATION & START DATE
Cornwall College Camborne - 26 September 2023
LEVEL
Level 4 Levels Explained
DURATION
2 years
LEARNING AREA
Engineering Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

What you will learn

Indicative Modules:
Analytical Methods for Engineers 1
Engineering Science 1
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Electrical Engineering Technology
Marine Engineering Technology
Maintenance Engineering Technology
Aeronautical Engineering Technology
Manufacture & Materials 1
Instrumentation, Control & Automation
Engineering Applications in a Business Context

Entry requirements

48 UCAS points (to include at least 80 from A2) maths/science/engineering/design technology or similar. Or completion of a Level 3 Engineering course and an interview. Applications from those who do not meet these requirements but who have demonstrable and relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Assessment

Maths – 50% coursework, 50% exam.
Engineering Science - 50% coursework, 50% exam.
Engineering Applications in a Business Context – 100% coursework.
Instrumentation, Control and Automation - 50% coursework, 50% exam.
Manufacture and Materials - 50% coursework, 50% exam.
Project – 100% coursework.

Progression

Level 5 HND Engineering at Camborne or the full degree at Plymouth University (subject to availability)


Possible Careers

Mechanical Design Engineer
Electrical Design Engineer
Test Engineer
Manufacturing Engineer
Project Engineer
CAD Engineer
Technical Engineer
Maintenance Engineer

Cornwall College Camborne

Cornwall College Camborne

Our Camborne campus has served as a vocational training hub for nearly a century. The iconic Tamar tower and the ‘big top’ that covers our construction and engineering provision, are landmarks known throughout the area. This legacy, combined with an exciting modernisation programme, has made Cornwall College Camborne the home of cutting edge facilities, dynamic learning experiences and fantastic student spaces. Open and modern learning areas, electric vehicle training labs, esports gaming facilities, chill out areas, an award-winning restaurant and plenty more besides, makes this the perfect place to have your #careercollege experience.

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Indicative Modules:
Analytical Methods for Engineers 1
Engineering Science 1
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Electrical Engineering Technology
Marine Engineering Technology
Maintenance Engineering Technology
Aeronautical Engineering Technology
Manufacture & Materials 1
Instrumentation, Control & Automation
Engineering Applications in a Business Context

48 UCAS points (to include at least 80 from A2) maths/science/engineering/design technology or similar. Or completion of a Level 3 Engineering course and an interview. Applications from those who do not meet these requirements but who have demonstrable and relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Maths – 50% coursework, 50% exam. Engineering Science - 50% coursework, 50% exam. Engineering Applications in a Business Context – 100% coursework. Instrumentation, Control and Automation - 50% coursework, 50% exam. Manufacture and Materials - 50% coursework, 50% exam. Project – 100% coursework.

Level 5 HND Engineering at Camborne or the full degree at Plymouth University (subject to availability) Possible Careers Mechanical Design Engineer Electrical Design Engineer Test Engineer Manufacturing Engineer Project Engineer CAD Engineer Technical Engineer Maintenance Engineer

Cornwall College Camborne

Cornwall College Camborne

Our Camborne campus has served as a vocational training hub for nearly a century. The iconic Tamar tower and the ‘big top’ that covers our construction and engineering provision, are landmarks known throughout the area. This legacy, combined with an exciting modernisation programme, has made Cornwall College Camborne the home of cutting edge facilities, dynamic learning experiences and fantastic student spaces. Open and modern learning areas, electric vehicle training labs, esports gaming facilities, chill out areas, an award-winning restaurant and plenty more besides, makes this the perfect place to have your #careercollege experience.

Visiting our Camborne campus?  View our visitor information


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Dates & Locations

  • Course type University
  • Level - Level 4
  • Location - Cornwall College Camborne
  • Start Date - 26 September 2023
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