This course will introduce you to the higher level aspects of electrical engineering. You will take part in significant practical activities which are underpinned by a strong theoretical content that will guide you towards a career in electrical engineering. The academic level of this course is the same as Year 1 at university.
You will study: DC and AC principles; Electrical machine principles; Three phase systems; Electricity power systems; Electrical networks; Programmable logic controllers (PLCs); Electrical testing; Engineering Mathematics 1, 2 (3 is optional); Communications practical skills; Combinational logic;
Fundamentals of control systems; Graded Unit
Higher Maths plus 1 from Engineering Science or Physics; or Foundation Apprenticeship: Engineering; or NC Electrical Engineering (Level 6); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.
HND Electrical Engineering
Engineering and Energy