The HNC Computer Aided Draughting and Design at New College Lanarkshire is recognised as one of the UK’s leading CAD courses. The college is an Autodesk Academic Partner (The world’s largest CAD software developer) with staff members being accredited with Autodesk Instructor status.
If you enjoy Graphical Communication, Product Design, Architecture or Mechanical/Manufacturing design then this course could kick start your dream career. All lecturers are subject specialists, and through working closely with industry partners they have developed a course which provides you with the tools to develop a broad skillset, opening the door to a vast array of career paths.
Some of the skillset you will develop includes 2D draughting to British and International standards, knowledge of the design process working through live team projects, 3D software packages for specific industries, 3D Printing and Scanning technologies and visualisation software. The HNC CADD is designed to give you the practical skills to become a successful draughtsperson/designer in the industry of your choosing.
1 Higher, or relevant subjects at National 5, or NQ Computer Aided Design and Technology, or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5 or 6. You will also be required to attend an interview.
HND Computer Aided Draughting and Design
CAD (Computer Aided Design)