Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Systems

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus


If you are considering a career in?engineering then this HNC Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Systems course can help you to begin to achieve your goals, whether that be career progression (if you're already working in the engineering industry), advancement to our HND Engineering Systems course or eventually obtaining a degree.

As a result of Industry 4.0 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.

Application of programmable logic controllers; Pneumatics and hydraulics; Communication: Practical skills; Electrical machine principles; Engineering communication; Engineering measurement and systems monitoring; Engineering mathematics 1; Mechatronic system elements; Principles of engineering systems; DC and AC principles; Three phase systems; Engineering systems: Graded unit 1 examination.

Entry Requirements

Higher Maths or Physics, or NC Engineering Systems (Level 6), NC Electrical Engineering or NC Mechanical Engineering.

Progression Routes

HND Engineering Systems

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (day release)

Course Length

2 years


Engineering Systems

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