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Manufacturing Engineering (including Advanced Manufacturing

Fife College

Venues

Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus

Content

This course leads to a highly valued National Certificate in Manufacturing Engineering as well as serving as the theory component of a Manufacturing Modern Apprenticeship. It covers a variety of core subjects in the principles of manufacturing technology including advanced manufacturing and will lead to an SQA qualification that is recognised and sought after by employers.

Subjects Include:
Mathematics: Tech 1 and 2; Communication; Information technology; Computer-aided design (CAD); Manufacturing processes (Inc Advanced Manufacturing); Engineering materials; Graphical communications; Dimensional control; Engineering project; Workshop skills; Assembly skills; Mechanical engineering principals.

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

HNC: Manufacturing Engineering

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Engineering and Energy

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