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Mechanical Engineering

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Anniesland Campus

Content

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.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including Maths and another science or technological subject. Aptitude test and interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC or HND, or an apprenticeship in the Mechanical, Manufacturing, Maintenance, Aerospace and Ship Building sectors.

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Mechanical Engineering

SCQF Level

6

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