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Engineering Bridging: Mechanical

Edinburgh College

Venues

Online only

Content

This bridging course is designed to provide you with a solid foundation in a range of modules from Thermofluids to Engineering Principles as well as Mathematics support. This is the building blocks of the mechanical engineering discipline. It combines a strong basis for support in engineering techniques to provide a complementary blend of skills required to solve mechanical engineering problems in a wide variety of fields, such as the traditional energy and renewable energy sector, manufacturing, transport sector, materials amongst other fields.

Content: Evaluation of formulae; Quadratic equations; Simultaneous equations; Indices; Trigonometry and functions; Scaling factors and units; Areas and volumes; Newton's Laws; Measurement acceleration, force and mass; Energy and laws; Gas laws; Practice test papers.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC or HND engineering courses.

Start Date

Flexible

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

Flexible

Department

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