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Engineering Systems

Moray College UHI

Venues

Main campus

Content

The HNC Engineering Systems will give you the required technical training to be a technician in design, research, development and service support activities in engineering, manufacturing and consultancy.

Modules:
Communication: Practical Skills; Engineering Communication; Engineering Measurement and System Monitoring; Engineering Systems: Graded Unit 1; Mathematics for Engineering 1: Mechanical and Manufacturing; Principles of Engineering Systems.

Option units may include:
Engineering: practical skills; Computer aided draughting for engineers; Materials selection; Mathematics for engineering 2; Thermofluids; Digital electronics; Electronic construction skills; Engineering principles; Analogue electronic principles; Applications of programmable logic controllers; Combinational logic; Renewable energy systems: overview of energy use; Dynamics; Electrical engineering principles 1; Pneumatics and hydraulics; Statics and strengths of materials; High level software; DC and AC principles.

Entry Requirements

Higher Maths or Physics, or Foundation Apprenticeship Engineering, or relevant NC or NQ at SCQF Level 6. You may be asked to attend for interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND

Start Date

September

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

356H

Course Length

1 year

Department

Energy, Engineering and Construction

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