Computer Aided Draughting and Design

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus


The HND Computer Aided Draughting and Design course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering Designers.

The course focuses on the development of advanced knowledge and skills in the application of CAD within industry. Primarily focusing on engineering, the course integrates key knowledge in manufacturing, fabrication and product development with CAD technology.

As a student on the HND course you may be given the opportunity to attend work placements, providing valuable industry experience.

You may also be given the opportunity to complete Autodesk Certified User exams as part of the course.

Entry Requirements

HNC Computer Aided Draughting and Design

Progression Routes

Progression to 3rd Year of the BSc (Hons) Computer Aided Design or BSc (Hons) Engineering Management

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


CAD (Computer Aided Design)

SCQF Level


Career Area


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