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Pearson BTEC HND Engineering (Electrical and Electronic)

The course aims to provide opportunities for electrical and electronic based engineers or technicians to achieve a Level 5, nationally recognised, vocationally specific qualification.

Available Sessions

We have 3 sessions available for this course running in Bangor, Lisburn

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Title Campus Type Week Starting Places Available Fee
Pearson BTEC HND Engineering (Electrical and Electronic) (Top-Up from HNC Final Year) (Year 2)
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Bangor
Part-Time 10/09/2018
Day: Tuesday/Thursday
Time: 18:00-21:00
16 £720.00 Apply Now
Pearson BTEC HND Engineering (Electrical and Electronic) (Top-Up from HNC)
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Lisburn
Part-Time 10/09/2018
Day: Tuesday/Thursday
Time: 18:00-21:00
16 £758.00 Apply Now
Pearson BTEC HND Engineering (Electrical and Electronic) (Top-Up from HNC Final Year) (Year 2)
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Lisburn
Part-Time 10/09/2018
Day: Tuesday/Thursday
Time: 18:00-21:00
16 £720.00 Apply Now

During your study, you may need financial support and SERC is here to help. Find out more information on student fees and financial support in the Student Finance section.

Course Structure

On completion of this programme learners can continue to university or commence employment.

MANDATORY MODULES

Mandatory modules include:

  • Research Project (double unit)
  • Professional Engineering Management
  • Further Mathematics
  • Industrial Power, Electronics and Storage
  • Industrial Systems

OPTIONAL MODULES

Optional modules will be a choice of:

  • Embedded Systems
  • Analogue Electronic Systems

 

Contact Hours

Contact Hours per week

15 hours contact time to include practical classes, lectures, workshops or tutorials.

Mandatory Additional Study

Maximum of 3 hours per week average over the academic year.

Personal Study

22 hours maximum studying and preparing assessments in your own time per week, including use of online materials.

Entry Requirements

 

GCSE English

  • GCSE English Language Grade C or above OR Pass in Level 2 Essential Skills Literacy

GCSE Maths

  • GCSE Mathematics Grade C or above OR Pass in Level 2 Essential Skills Numeracy

HNC Engineering at overall Pass

  • Learners wishing to enrol on this programme must have completed an HNC in Engineering as a prerequisite.

Access Diploma

  • Access Diploma in Foundation Studies with an overall average of 58%+

International requirements

  • Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) level B2
  • PTE 51
  • IELTS 5.5; (minimum of 5.5 in reading and Writing and 5.0 in Listening and Speaking)
  • Or equivalent (Examples of equivalent qualifications would be a GCSE in English, Level 3 Programmes, Essential Skills in Literacy – Grade C, ESOL Level 2 or another qualifications gained at an Institution within the UK).

Admissions

  • Successful completion of the admissions process

APEL

  • Provide evidence of ability to undertake the programme by meeting the requirements for the accreditation of prior experiential learning. Further details on APEL can be found in the admissions section

 

How will I be assessed and given feedback?

Students are assessed using a range of different methods. These include examinations, coursework, Project Based Learning, presentations, practical, posters, leaflets, role-play, and case studies. This is dependent on the requirements of each unit of study. Oral, written and online feedback will be provided during your course to help improve and monitor performance.

 

Where will it take me?

This course normally allows progression onto the second year of a Degree programme. Successful completion will enable students to apply for careers within the engineering sector. Past SERC graduates have worked for organisations such as Munster Simms, Datum Tool Design, Bombardier, 3M, Crane Energy, Kingspan, Sepha and Intel.

 

How will it make me more employable?

The course provides the opportunity to develop your engineering skills and project management capabilities through the engineering units and Project Based Learning required to complete the course. You will learn transferrable skills such as communication, organisational skills, problem solving, leadership and critical thinking which will help you apply to relevant jobs within the electronic industry.

 

Additional Costs
Estimated at £50 to use on materials for final year project.
Accreditation

Course and Provider regulated by Pearson.

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

In addition to the above Terms & Conditions students must also adhere to the following:

Students are required to:

  • Comply with College Policies and procedures.
  • Submit all coursework and assessments by specified dates, coursework submitted without consent after the deadline shall not normally be accepted.
  • Pass all modules in each year of study in order to proceed to the next year of the programme.

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