Electrical Engineering

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus, Langside Campus


This HNC Electrical Engineering course is ideal if you already work in the engineering sector and would like to develop your existing skills to a higher level.

If you are considering a career in electrical engineering then this course can help you begin to achieve your goals, whether that be for career progression, or advancement to further study on our HND Electrical Engineering course or eventually obtaining a degree. As a result of Industry 4.0 electrical engineers are in demand for innovative roles in design, robotics and automation. If you enjoy the human skills of problem solving and are solution focused, then with our help you can become an innovative future ready engineer.

Units include: Electrical Machine Principles; Applications of Programmable Logic Controllers; DC and AC Principles; Application of Electrical and Electronic Instruments; Three Phase Systems; Electricity Power Systems; Electrical Safety; Electrical Networks and Resonance; Engineering Mathematics 1; Communication; Electrical Engineering Graded Unit 1 Examination.

Entry Requirements

Higher English, Maths or Physics, or NC Electrical Engineering.

Progression Routes

HND Electrical Engineering

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Electrical and Electronics

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