The course is designed to allow you to develop knowledge and understanding of the fundamental principles of Mechanical Engineering. The course has been designed to offer a balance of practical and theory suitable if you wish to progress to either a job or further education.
Core Units: Communication Core Skill Unit; Mathematics: Technician 1; Engineering: Applying Information Technology.
Mandatory Units: Statics; Engineering Dynamics: An Introduction; Thermofluids; Engineering Dynamics; Strength of Materials.
Optional Units: Engineering Dimensional Control; CAD for Engineers; Engineering Materials;
Graphical Engineering Communications.
4 subjects at National 5 including Maths and another science or technological subject. Aptitude test and interview.
Relevant HNC or HND, or an apprenticeship in the Mechanical, Manufacturing, Maintenance, Aerospace and Ship Building sectors.
Part time (day)