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Engineering Practice

Inverness College UHI

Venues

Inverness Campus

Content

This course has been designed to allow candidates to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills in engineering processes, for those seeking employment at craft level in the mechanical engineering industry.

Units include:
Engineering: Using Information Technology; Health and Safety: Engineering; Graphical Engineering Communication; Computer Aided Draughting (CAD) for Engineers; Mechanical Engineering Principles; Pneumatics and Hydraulics; Power Dries; Engineering imenstion Control; Engineering Materials; Engineering Workshop Skills; Material Removal Practice: Turning; Applied Mathematics Skills; Communication (Intermediate 2); Problem Solving; Working with Others; Numeracy (Intermediate 2); Mathematics (Craft 1).

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 including English and Maths or Physics plus a technological subject. Interview.

Progression Routes

NC Mechanical Engineering at SCQF Level 6

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Energy, Engineering and Construction

SCQF Level

5

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