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Electrical and Electronic Engineering (incorporating HND Electrical Eng) (Years 1 and 2 only)

Edinburgh College

Venues

Midlothian Campus

Content

If you're looking to develop your knowledge and skills of electrical and electronic engineering to a high standard, this course is ideal.

In Year 1 you’ll follow the HNC Electrical Engineering course. It’s designed to make sure you meet the varied needs of industry and commerce through your graded unit and Mathematics for Engineering - just what you need to prepare you for your second year.

Year 2 HND will provide you with a solid foundation and practical skills in advanced electrical concepts and theories. You’ll use the latest software and study technical subjects to give you a practical understanding of analogue digital electronics, MCU processing, embedded systems and electrical theory.

In Year 3 and 4 you’ll study at Edinburgh Napier University or Heriot-Watt University. In your degree-level studies you’ll develop your skills and knowledge even further, gaining practical knowledge through a large team-based project incorporating digital and software design mechanics and management. This will allow you to develop the high level of electrical and electronic engineering knowledge you for your career in this industry.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers from Maths, Physics and a technological subject; or NC Electrical Engineering (Level 6); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview and pre-entry test.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Degree

Award

BEng Hons

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Electrical Engineering

SCQF Level

8

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