These courses are designed to provide you with a thorough understanding of
engineering technologies used by businesses both nationally and
By studying the theory behind these technologies, you will
develop the knowledge of how mechanical engineering systems feature in everyday
These courses also provide advanced technical knowledge through
mechanical engineering principles, concepts and theory.
You will study
higher-level technical vocational mechanical engineering skills to prepare you
for a range of related occupations. The HNC course is offered on a part-time
basis over 3 semesters (18 months) and can be topped up to an HND qualification
with further study.
Level 4 HNC
Level 5 HND
- Engineering Maths
- Engineering Science
- Materials Properties and Testing
- Mechanical Principles
- Fundamentals of Thermodynamics and Heat
- Machining and Processing of Engineering Materials
- Managing a Professional Engineering Project
- Engineering Design
- Further Maths
- Advanced Mechanical Principles
- Lean Manufacturing
- Professional Engineering Project
- Virtual Engineering
- Advanced Manufacturing Technology
- Research Project
Why study with us?
We continually invest in modern, state-of-the-art equipment including new
material labs, mechatronics and PLC facilities.
tutors, the BTEC HNC and HND in Mechanical Engineering are designed to equip you
with the skill set desired by employers within the mechanical engineering
industry and provide you with new opportunities for career development, an
improved salary and increased job satisfaction.
Level 4 HNC entry requirements:
Level 5 HND entry requirements:
- A relevant Level 3 qualification
- The HND is an 18-month top-up from the HNC Mechanical Engineering. The
units gained on your HNC must be transferable to suit the HND
How to apply?
You can apply using our online application form and clicking the Apply
Now button at the top of the page.
Upon successful completion of this course you could go into employment as
a Mechanical Engineer, another engineering-related occupation or progress onto
an engineering degree.
Completing these higher level courses will also
enhance your career opportunities and help meet aspirations for career
progression to supervisor or managerial level roles.
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 2021/22. However, we do reserve the right to make changes if