Access to Engineering NC is a direct route to university. The course is designed to give you the first step towards a career in engineering. The content is mechanical engineering focused and will develop your knowledge and understanding of engineering principles and systems. This is a full-time course taught at Edinburgh College’s Midlothian campus that will lead to further study of a variety of engineering courses at HNC/D and university degree level.
You will study units such as Electrical Principles and Engineering Design which will enable you to progress to a career in a range of different engineering disciplines such as mechanical, electrical, civil and renewable energy.
You will learn:
Engineering; Dynamics; Thermofluids; Maths; Communications; IT; Energy; Electrical Principles; Engineering Design; Statics; Strength of Materials; CAD; Preparation for higher education.
Maths and Physics at National 5. Interview.
If you haven't studied Maths or Physics for some time then you might benefit from taking a preparatory unit before joining the course.