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Manufacturing Engineering

Fife College

Venues

Dunfermline (Halbeath) Campus

Content

This is the theory component of a manufacturing Modern Apprenticeship. The course covers a variety of core subjects in the principles of manufacturing technology and will lead to an SQA qualification that is recognised and sought after by employers.

You will study: Communication; Information technology; Computer-aided design (CAD); Manufacturing processes; Engineering materials; Graphical communications; Dimensional control; Engineering project
Material removal principles theory and practice; Workshop skills; Assembly skills; Engineering design;
Robotics and automated systems

Entry Requirements

English, Maths and Physics or a technological subject at National 5; or NC Engineering Practice; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview and aptitude test.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Engineering, Energy and Mathematics

SCQF Level

6

Website

www.fife.ac.uk

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