RQF Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Mechanical Engineering(awarded via Pearsons/BTEC)
This Mechanical Engineering (HNC) course is an introductory higher education course and is ideal for those who may not have a vast amount of Mechanical Engineering knowledge but have relevant industrial experience. Higher National Certificates are a well-respected industry qualification for engineering students and valued by employers. Mechanical engineers apply their creative imaginations and professional skills to combine both theory and practice in a variety of situations.
The HNC Mechanical Engineering course comprises of 120 Credits @ Level 4 Part time delivery only, see below for the proposed units.
1 Engineering Design (Mandatory)
2 Engineering Maths (Mandatory)
3 Engineering Science (Mandatory)
4 Managing a Professional Engineering Project (Mandatory)
8 Mechanical Principles (Mandatory)
13 Fundamentals of Thermodynamics and Heat Engines (Mandatory)
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10 Mechanical Workshop Practices (TBC Student needs)
18 Maintenance Engineering (TBC Student needs)
Full-Time Level 5 Higher National Diploma (HND) in Engineering Mechanical or Full Time University