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HNC/HND in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (UCREG0001*)

Part Time
Course NameStart DateEnd DateCampus 
HNC Electrical & Electronic Engineering07/09/202024/06/2022University Centre RotherhamAvailable for applications
HND Electrical & Electronic Engineering21/09/202024/06/2022University Centre RotherhamAvailable for applications
Course Overview
These courses are designed to provide you with a thorough understanding of the electrical and electronic technologies which are used by businesses nationally and globally.

By studying the theory behind these technologies, you will develop knowledge of how electrical and electronic engineering systems feature in everyday life. This course provides advanced technical knowledge through electrical and electronic engineering principles, concepts and theory.

This course also provides the higher level technical vocational electrical and electronic engineering skills to prepare you for a range of related occupations. The Higher National Certificate (HNC) course is offered on a part-time basis over 3 semesters (18 months) and can be topped up to a Higher National Diploma (HND) qualification with further study.

Modules Covered
Level 4
Semester 1:
  • Engineering Maths
  • Engineering Science
  • Materials, Properties and Testing

Semester 2:
  • Electrical and Electronic Principles
  • Automation
  • Robotics and PLC’s
  • Mechatronics

Semester 3:
  • Managing a Professional Engineering Project
  • Engineering Design

Level 5
Semester 1:
  • Further Maths
  • Industrial Power
  • Electronics and Storage
  • Distributed Control Systems

Semester 2:
  • Professional Engineering Project
  • Industrial Systems
  • Further PLC’s

Semester 3:
  • Research Project

Why study with us?
We continually invest in modern, state-of-theart equipment including new mechatronics and Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) facilities.

With industry-experienced tutors, the course is designed to equip you with the skills set desired by employers within the electrical engineering industry and provide you with new opportunities for career development, an improved salary and increased job satisfaction.

Entry requirements
Entry requirements for the HNC:
  • A relevant Level 3 qualification
Entry requirements for the HND:
  • The HND is an 18-month top-up from the HNC Electrical and Electronic Engineering. The units gained on your HNC must be transferable to suit the HND matrix

How to apply?
You can apply using our online application form and clicking the Next Step button at the top of the page.

Career Opportunities
Upon successful completion of this course you could go into employment as an Electrical Engineer, another engineering-related occupation or progress onto an engineering degree.

These courses will also enhance your career opportunities and help meet aspirations to become a Supervisor or Manager.

University Centre Rotherham (UCR)
This course is partially delivered at the new University Centre Rotherham (UCR) and Rotherham College Town Centre Campus to provide you the best workshops for the practical elements of your course. Click here to visit the website.

Please Note
We make every effort to ensure information within our online course directory is accurate and a true representation of the courses we are offering in 2019-20 and 2020-21. However, we do reserve the right to make changes if necessary.