Manufacture Engineering (Level 5)

Glasgow Clyde College


Langside Campus


If you’re considering a career in engineering, and in particular mechanical or manufacturing engineering, then this NC Manufacturing 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.

Contents Include:
Engineering materials; Practical skills; Engineering manufacturing processes; Health and safety: Engineering; Mathematics: Craft 1; Communication engineering dimensional control; Engineering material removal principles; Engineering: Using Information Technology; Mechanical engineering principles; Graphical engineering communication; Computer aided draughting (CAD) for engineers and bench skills.

Entry Requirements

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

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC or HND, or an apprenticeship in the Mechanical, Manufacturing, Maintenance, Aerospace and Ship Building sectors.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks


Mechanical Engineering

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