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Engineering

Access to Engineering Systems

Campus Midlothian Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 5

Study mode Full time

Duration 41 weeks

Start date Aug 2022

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Course overview

Access to Engineering Systems is an entry-level course designed to give you the first step toward a career in engineering. This is an Access to Higher Education course aimed at those who have been out of full-time education for at least three years.

What you will learn

  • Engineering Principles and Systems
  • Engineering Fundamental Principles
  • Mechanical and Electrical Disciplines

How the course is assessed

  • You will be assessed on each unit

Number of days per week

  • 3 days per week

Entry requirements

  • No formal entry requirements

English Proficiency Requirements

IELTS 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • NC Engineering Systems at Level 6
  • NC Higher Electrical Engineering
  • Apprenticeship

Career options

  • Various technician roles within the engineering industry
  • A job within the maintenance industry
  • Modern Apprenticeship in engineering

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Midlothian Campus Full time 29/08/22 41 Weeks

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