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Electrical Engineering

West Lothian College

Content

This course is for those wanting to pursue a career in electrical engineering at technician level. Covering all aspects of electrical engineering, the course includes DC, AC and three phase systems and machines.

The course includes, communication practical skills, single phase AC circuits, mathematics for engineering, electrical networks and resonance, electrical safety, fundamentals of control systems and transducers, electrical machine principles, three phase systems and power electronics.

Tuesday and Thursday - 6.00pm - 9.00pm.

Entry Requirements

Higher Maths or Physics or a relevant NC in engineering. Entry by interview.

Progression Routes

Successful candidates may be able to progress to HND Electrical Engineering or Degree courses at other institutions.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Engineering

SCQF Level

7

Cost

£750.00 per year

Career Area

Engineering

Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy