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This is a
professional qualification for those already employed in the Engineering
industry and wishing to enhance career prospects. It is a two-year part time day release course combining work and study.
Students gain knowledge and experience in analysing and working with electrical principles applicable
to current technologies and develop knowledge and undertake a range
of hands on projects mixed with academic theory. During your course we will
support developing key skills, including maths, problem solving,
decision making, IT and communication.
Upon successful completion of this course you
will be able to progress onto a HND or further related study at a higher level.
Mature students are welcome.
On this course the subjects covered include; -
Year One;- Engineering Design, Engineering Maths, Engineering Management & Electrical and Electronic Principles
Year Two;- Engineering Science, Managing a Professional Engineering Project, Renewable Energy & Electronic Circuits & Devices.
§ The Engineering Project/Design units give you an
opportunity to design and implement a solution to an engineering problem that
is relevant to your company.
§ The college offers a wide range of resources and
facilities including e-learning tools, suitable equipped place to work, IT
facilities and other learning resources that will be appropriate for the nature
of the work you will be required to undertake.
Further details can be found in
the course handbook, which will be given to you within the first few weeks of
You must have at least:-
Candidates must also have
qualifications for English and Maths at Level 2. You will be required to
provide a copy of your certificates or proof that you have completed the
required courses at your interview.
You will be required to attend an interview
with a member of the faculty staff and to complete a maths assessment before
being accepted onto the course which will be discussed during the interview.
You will be assessed by producing evidence that
meets the outcomes of each unit usually through the form of Assessments.
The assessment is continuous and includes
projects and presentations together with any work-related projects that may
meet the requirements. It is likely that the evidence provided will include and
involve real work based projects from your employer.
Class work will include
group work, discussions and formative assessments.
The successful completion of this course
provides the learner with the progression to further Higher Education programmes such
as a HND or a Degree.
The qualification is recognised by the
Professional bodies towards registration as a Professional Engineer. The
college is recognised with the IET and IMECH and will be able to help with an
application for these professional bodies.
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