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Solihull College & University Centre

Aircraft Maintenance Engineering

UCAS Code: Not applicable

Higher National Certificate - HNC

Entry requirements


A level

D,D,D,D-A*,A*,A*,A*


Must be in a relevant subject such as Engineering/Mathematics and/or Science disciplines.

Access to HE Diploma

D:15,M:15,P:15

Access to HE Diploma in a relevant subject such as (Science or Engineering).Acheiving a minimum of 60 credits with 45 at level 3, with at least 15 credits at Distinction, 15 credits at Merit and 15 at Pass profile.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE C/4 or above in English and Mathematics or equivalent will be required.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

MMM

In a relevant Maths, Science or Engineering subject.

Please contact Solihull College & University Centre for further information.

UCAS Tariff

96

Must be in a relevant subject such as Engineering/Mathematics and/or Science disciplines.

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About this course


Course option

2.0years

Part-time | 2020

This course, in combination with the follow on qualifications, HND and BSc, is designed to support you in completing the exam element of the EASA part 147 training certificate if you already have a job role in a relevant industry.

You must also accrue 5 years of practical experience in an aircraft maintenance role in order to be awarded the full training certificate. This can be done alongside your studies or after graduation.

In addition, there are many other aerospace relevant jobs which are available to graduates of either the HND or BSc top-up within manufacturing and repair/overhaul in the Midlands.

The programme has been aligned to the academic requirements for professional recognition as an Incorporated Engineer when combined with the BSc top-up

Modules

This course is designed to support successful completion of the EASA exams required for the EASA part 147 training certificate when combined with the following BSc top-up

You will study the following level 4 modules:
- Engineering Mathematics*
- Engineering Science*
- Electrical Fundamentals*
- Aircraft Materials and Hardware*
- Aerodynamics*
- Employability Skills+ and Human Factors*

*Aligned to EASA modules
+The Employability skills and Professional practices elements are required to meet national standards for engineering higher education.

Assessment methods

A variety of methods of assessment will be used within the programme, including coursework, assignments, examinations, practical hand-skill assessments, experiments and presentations. Most modules consist of more than one method of assessment.

You will be required to sit additional examinations for the EASA modules.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

Channel Islands
£2,500
per year
England
£2,500
per year
EU
£2,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£2,500
per year
Scotland
£2,500
per year
Wales
£2,500
per year

Extra funding

Solihull College & University Centre will be offering both Academic Scholarships and Bursaries for students applying to study either full time or part time courses from September 2018. Please see our website for further information https://www.solihull.ac.uk/uni-level-learner/student-services/

The Uni


Course location:

Woodlands Campus

Department:

Engineering

TEF rating:

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