Electrical Engineering

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus


This course is the continuation of the HNC in Electrical Engineering, expanding on the extensive material covered in the first year. The Electrical Engineering industry has many areas for you to progress your career through Power Engineering, Distribution, Power Control, Electrical Maintenance Facilities, Manufacturing, Petrochemical, Service and Electrical Construction Sector.

Subjects covered include:

Business Awareness; Quality Management; Information Technology: Applications Software; Transmission Lines; Electrical Installation Design; Motor Systems; Transformers; Utilisation of Electrical Energy; Analogue and Digital Electronics; Control Systems Behaviour; Mathematics 3; Switchgear and Protection High Voltage Systems; Sequential Logic and Electrical Engineering Graded Unit Project.

This course uses online ‘Blended Learning’, which requires access to the internet.

Entry Requirements

HNC Electrical Engineering.

Progression Routes

Year 3 of BEng or BSc degree course.

Start Date




Study Method

Blended learning
Full time

Course Length

1 year


Engineering and Mechanical

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