Higher National Certificate in Mechanical Engineering
The qualification provides career development opportunities for those already in work, and progression opportunities onto a Higher National Diploma (HND) or direct entry to an Engineering Degree Programme.
This qualification is aimed at students who intend to follow an Advanced Apprenticeship programme or who are considering a career in engineering that offers the chance to be part of a discipline that revolutionises the world we live in. The BTEC Engineering HNC qualification is designed to provide highly specialist, work-related qualifications in engineering. They give learners the knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to prepare for employment or university.
Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma with Merit in Maths and Mechanical Principles or 2 A level Passes in Maths and Physics.
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Fabrication & Welding Technology for Engineers
You will be assessed through a series of open book classroom exams and assignment home works.
You will be assessed through a series of closed and open book classroom exams, assignment home works and a Final Year Project (FYP).
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More important information about this course:
We regularly work with QDP, the UK’s largest independent provider of questionnaire based feedback services to the education sector, so that any results can be benchmarked against other colleges and the voices of over 600,000 learners QDP gathers feedback from over the course of an academic year.
Our feedback scores consistently place us in the top quartile of colleges in the country, indicating that we not only meet but often exceed student expectations. Some results from the 2015/2016 on programme and exit surveys and the 2016/17 induction survey can be seen below.
98% stated it was easy to apply for the course
96% said the teaching on my course is good
99% felt that their teacher knows their subject well
97% told us they felt safe at college
98% said expected standards of behaviour were made clear
95% told us they felt they had developed the skills they needed to get a job/take their next step
95% agreed the teachers consistently challenge them to do their best
97% said teacher feedback told them what was going well and where to improve
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