Pearson BTEC HND in Engineering (General)
The course aims to provide opportunities for engineers or technicians to study a wide and diverse range of subjects on route to achieving a Level 5, nationally recognised, vocationally specific qualification.
Mechanical and Electronic Engineering which together form a branch of engineering commonly referred to as Mechatronics is one of the more recent developments in the engineering discipline. It combines mechanical engineering, problem solving and design skills with the expertise of digital electronics and computer systems. The modules offered provide a blend of theoretical and practical skills essential for the professional engineer in a modern engineering environment.
Typically, this course is completed 1 day per week over 2 years.
A number of units may be delivered via a distance learning approach
Units Covered Include
- Research Project (double unit)
- Professional Engineering Management (Pearson-set)
- Further Mathematics
- Lean Manufacturing
- Virtual Engineering
- Embedded Systems
- Analogue Electronic Systems
Contact Hours per week
7 hours contact time to include practical classes, lectures, workshops or tutorials.
7 hours maximum studying and preparing assessments in your own time per week, including use of online materials.
General Entry Requirements:
- An HNC In Engineering (RQF)
English Language Requirements for International students:
- Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) level B2
- IELTS 6.0 (minimum of 5.5 in all skills)
- PTE 51 Or an approved equivalent test in English
Equivalent qualifications include:
- Grade C (or above) in GCSE English
- Successfully completion of a Level 3 Vocational Programme with assessments completed in English Language
- Essential Skills in Literacy (Level 2)
- ESOL Level 2
Tier 4 Students:
- SERC will only accept a Secure English Language Test (SELT) for issuing a Certificate of Acceptance for Studies (CAS)
- Successful completion of the Admissions Process
- Provide evidence of ability to undertake the programme by meeting the requirements for the accreditation of prior experiential learning. Further details on APEL can be found in the Admissions Section
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