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Electrical and Electronic Engineering (in conjunction with Edinburgh College)

Heriot-Watt University

Venues

Edinburgh Campus

Content

In year one you will follow the HNC Electrical Engineering course. You will learn essential industry skills through various units including Mathematics and Engineering. Upon completion of your year 1 studies, you will be fully prepared to begin your second year HND.

Progression to the HND will provide you with practical skills and an understanding of advanced electrical concepts and theories. You will use the latest software and study technical subjects to give you a practical understanding of Analogue Digital Electronics and Microcontroller Units (MCU).

In your third and fourth year as an electrical and electronic engineer student, you will study at Edinburgh Napier University or Heriot-Watt University. These are degree-level studies where you will develop your skills and knowledge even further; gaining practical knowledge through large team-based projects; incorporating digital and software design mechanics and management. You will develop a high level of electrical and electronic engineering knowledge and be fully trained to begin your future career as an engineer.

Entry Requirements

2023 entry requirements:
Higher Maths and Physics or a science subject at BB. Interview and pre-entry test.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

MEng

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

H6AS

Course Length

5 years

Faculty

School of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Department

Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.hw.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