|Mode of study||HE Part-time|
|Campus||London Road Campus|
|Start date||4 September 2019 Please note that day of week is just an indication at this stage and could be subject to change|
|Course code||PLR4MEH001 (1921)|
HNCs are primarily designed for people who are currently employed so that any new ideas can be taken back to the workplace and make an immediate and direct impact on the work you do and your job prospects. Your HNC will build upon your work experience and will involve your employer. Graduates from the programme are likely to find employment in the following areas of Engineering: Automotive industries, Aviation industries, Consultancy, Electricity Generation and Transmission, Manufacturing, Nuclear Energy and Robotics & Control.
This course is awarded by Staffordshire University you will need 40 UCAS points. Primarily designed for those in employment but also suitable for Level 3 progressors or those with relevant experience.
International Students: You will need to have reached a certain standard of speaking English. Please see our ESOL course.
Specialist Units; Electrical Science; Mechanical Science; Mechanical Principles; Mathematics; Introduction to Manufacturing; Instrumentation & Measurement; Engineering Applications; Personal Development and a Design Project.
Your work will be continually assessed throughout the course. The assessment will depend upon the particular module being studied. Typical assessment methods include assignments, examinations, practical experiments, log books and presentations. Please refer to the Course Specification for additional information.
The total cost for the course is £5940. (£3960 due September 2019 and £1980 in September 2020.)
The HNC is an 18 month programme. You will be required to attend college for one day per week ( Wednesday in year 1). The academic year is split into two 12 week semesters. Informal interview required. No concessions.
We do our best to make HE study as easy as possible for you and that includes making living away from home for the first time an exciting prospect, rather than a cause for concern. Student accommodation is now available in the centre of Shrewsbury.
This course is awarded by Staffordshire University
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering
Previous school: Church Stretton School
I came here because I'm interested in Engineering. I really enjoyed doing my final project and having the creativity to come up with my own design and I have also enjoyed working with hydraulics. I achieved D*D*D* in my Diploma and am now going on to do an Apprenticeship. The teachers are helpful and the equipment at the College is state-of-the-art.
Level 3 in Engineering
Previous school: Holy Trinity School, Telford
Level 2 was mostly practical and this year on Level 3 there is a lot of theory and it's preparing me for university. I live outside of Shrewsbury and the transport links to the College are good.
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