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Measurement and Control Engineering

Forth Valley College

Venues

Falkirk Campus

Content

This course aims to provide learners with a solid foundation in the underpinning knowledge of industrial measurement and control principles and enables progression to higher level study.

Content includes:
Process control; Process control systems; Fault finding in measurement and control systems; Hazards, protection methods and functional safety; Measurement technology: Pressure/Level; Measurement technology: Temperature; Measurement technology: Flow ; Signal conditioning; Programmable logic controllers; Applying information technology; Mathematics technician 1; Communications; Practical instrumentation skills; Complex control systems.

Entry Requirements

National 5 English, Maths and a science or technological subject (preferably Physics); or a relevant qualification at SCQF Level 5. Interview.

Progression Routes

HNC/D Measurement and Control Engineering

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Engineering

SCQF Level

6