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Electrical Engineering and Electronic Engineering

Fife College

Venues

Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus

Content

On this course you will gain a large amount of practical experience in both electrical wiring installation and electronics. You will be introduced to various wiring techniques for installing domestic lighting and socket circuits using sheathed cable. You will also learn how to wire and install industrial conduit systems using single core cable. This course will also introduce you to digital electronics through practical exercises using logic gates.

Subjects Include:
Soldering and circuit assembly techniques; Introduction to electrical wiring; Fundamental Electrical Systems; Fundamental Electronic theory; Electrical principles theory; Safe Working Practices; Electrical Testing and Measurement; Industrial wiring techniques; Transformation & Rectification theory; Mathematics Craft 1 & 2; ICT; Communication.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 including Maths, English and a science or technological subject. Interview.

Progression Routes

NC: Electrical Engineering (Level 6)

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Engineering and Energy

SCQF Level

5

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