Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Advanced entry)

Moray College UHI


Main campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


Year 2 - DipHE

Modules may include:
Business and professional skills 2: engineering design considerations; Core maths 2: maths for solving engineering problems; Electrical 2: machines and their power sources; Electronics 2: analogue and digital circuits and components; Engineering skills 2: workshop and programming practical tasks; Statics and dynamics 2: stress and strain analysis.

Year 3 - BEng

Modules may include:
Control and instrumentation: system control and instrumentation principles; Electrical 3: power systems, electronics, quality and protection; Electronics 3: modern integrated circuits and digital systems processing; Microcontrollers and digital processors: embedded control and programmes; Project and management (double credit): engineering design project.

Year 4 - BEng (Hons)

Modules may include:
Control and instrumentation 4: advanced modern control and instrumentation for industrial systems; Electrical 4: AC and DC machines and drives; Electronics 4: high speed and mixed signal analogue and digital design; Project and management (double credit): engineering design project.

You will also complete an option module which may include:
Design for quality and reliability: improving quality and reliability to reduce system failures; Future energy systems: modern energy sources and smart systems; Wind energy: planning, design and installation of wind farms.

Entry Requirements

HNC Engineering Systems, or relevant HNC.

Start Date

September, January




BEng Hons

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

6 years


Energy, Engineering and Construction

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