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Solihull College & University Centre

Mechanical Engineering

UCAS Code: Not applicable

Higher National Certificate - HNC

Entry requirements


A level

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


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)

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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

2years

Part-time | 2019

If you wish to progress on to Mechanical engineering management or gain professional recognition by progression to Incorporated Engineer Status, then our HNC in Mechanical Engineering will give you the qualification to do so.

You also have an opportunity to continue your studies to BSc level following completion of the HNC.

Modules

To gain the BTEC Level 4 HNC in Manufacturing Engineering qualification you must achieve a minimum of 120 credits through both mandatory and optional modules which include:

• Engineering Design
• Engineering Maths
• Engineering Science
• Managing a Professional Engineering Project
• Mechanical Principles
• Fundamental of Thermodynamics and Heat Engines

You can select two additional modules from the following optional modules:
• Automation, Robotics and Programmable Logic Controllers or Engineering Management
• Materials, Properties and Testing or Quality and Process Improvement or Computer Aided Design

Note: Optional modules shown represent choices available to current students. The range of modules available and the content of any individual module may change in future years.

Assessment methods

All modules are assessed by assignments; each unit's assessment is matched to the content of the unit.
Each unit can be assessed at Pass, Merit or Distinction levels, which are combined at the end of the qualification to give an overall grade of Pass, Merit or Distinction.

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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