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Manufacturing Engineering NC

Campus Midlothian Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 5

Study mode Open learning

Duration 41 weeks

Start date Aug 2021

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Course overview

Manufacturing Engineering NC is designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of engineering principles and systems. During this part-time course taught at Edinburgh College’s Midlothian campus, you will cover a range of manufacturing engineering subjects. This course will allow you to progress into a career in the manufacturing and engineering sector or onto further study. 

The course is taught by teachers with industry experience using the latest industry technologies. You will be taught between Edinburgh College classrooms and workshops where you will gain essential and hands-on experience in the engineering sector. These will be supported by the Professional Employer Organisation (PEO) in Engineering and will give you the requirements for a Modern Apprenticeship. This course can lead to further study of HNC Engineering Systems.

What you will learn

  • Practical Manufacturing
  • Engineering Skills
  • SVQ Level 2 in Performing Engineering Operations

How the course is assessed

  • You will be assessed on each unit 
  • All units within the course must be achieved in order to gain the full award 

Number of days per week

  • 2 days per week 

Entry requirements

     

    • You must be employed in the manufacturing and engineering industry 
    • Entry requirements are set by your employer 

     

      English Proficiency Requirements

      IELTS 5.5

      Progression and Articulation Routes

      • HNC Engineering Systems which can lead to further study of an engineering subject at a university level 

      Career options

      • Various jobs in the manufacturing and engineering sector 
      • You can apply for the Modern Apprenticeship Scheme 

      Study Options

      Campus Study mode Start date Duration
      Midlothian Campus Open learning 31/08/21 41 Weeks

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