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Electrical Engineering

Borders College

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

The course is designed for people interested in an electrical engineering career and contains a range of SQA Higher National Units that will develop understanding in: Electricity Power Systems, Electrical Machine Principles, Power Electronics, Electrical Safety, DC and AC Principles, Application of Electrical and Electronic Instruments, Application of Programmable Logic Controllers and Three Phase Systems. Core Skills include Mathematics: Technician 1, Communications, Digital Electronics and Combinational Logic.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including Maths, Physics or a technological subject; or NC Electrical Engineering (Level 6). A satisfactory interview and two positive references.

Progression Routes

HND Electrical Engineering Year 2

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Construction and Engineering

SCQF Level

7

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