Planit


Mechanical Engineering

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Anniesland Campus, Langside Campus

Content

If you’re considering a career in engineering, and in particular mechanical engineering, then this HNC Mechanical Engineering course can help you on your way. If you enjoy problem solving and are solution focused, wanting to know how things work, then you can become a great engineer.

Content:

Thermofluids; Statics and strength of materials; Dynamics; Engineering drawing; Engineering principles; Material selection; CAD for engineers; Communication: Practical skills; Engineering mathematics 1; Pneumatics and hydraulics; Quality management: An introduction; Mechanical engineering: Graded Unit 1 examination; IT software applications; Engineering mathematics 2.

Entry Requirements

Higher English, Maths, Physics or another science or technological subject, or a relevant NC. Interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND course.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Engineering Systems

SCQF Level

7

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