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Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Preston College

HNC (Higher National Certificate) , Electronic Engineering

Course Description

Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Electrical & Electronic Engineering Course ID: PC00302 Academy: Manufacturing Technology Introduction: The course is designed for employed students who wish to specialise in Electrical & Electronic Engineering. The emphasis is on the development of a wide range of professional and technical skills. The modules have been selected to ensure that students develop the essential knowledge and skills to work in the Electrical/Electronics industry. Study Mode & Location: This two year part-time course is studied on a day release basis for one afternoon (Friday) and one evening per week. It will be held at Preston College, Fulwood Campus, St Vincent's Road, Preston, PR2 8UR. Course Content: The HNC comprises eight modules (four will be studied each year). Analogue & Digital Electronics (A) Analogue & Digital Electronics (B) Electrical Principles Microprocessor Systems Power Equipment Mathematics for Technology Project Industrial Studies Assessment: Assessment is via a combination of assessment methods relevant to the particular module. Careers & Progression Opportunities: This programme has been developed to meet the needs of any industrial position that requires a good understanding of electrical and/or electronic engineering. Career progression and professional requirements have influenced the design of the course. The qualification is universally recognised by employers and enhances promotion prospects in supervisory, junior and middle management appointments. Successful students may progress to an HND in Engineering or Engineering Management at Preston College, or to a Degree in Electronics Engineering at the University of Central Lancashire. How To Apply Full-time Students You will need to complete a UCAS application form. The majority of applications are now completed using `UCAS apply`, a web-based on-line application system. You will need to include the following information on your application form: Institution code name: CLANC Institution code: C30 Campus code: P ' Help, Advice & Further Information If you know of someone who would like to study a course at Preston College but their first language is not English, please contact the Advice Centre on their behalf to discuss the options available. Opening Hours: Mon-Thur 9am-7:30pm (9am-5pm during College holidays) Fri 9:30am-4.30pm The information contained in this leaflet was correct at the time of production. Preston College however, reserves the right to alter or amend the details contained in this leaflet. This course will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Electrical & Electronic Engineering Course ID: PC00302 Academy: Manufacturing Technology Introduction: The course is designed for employed students who wish to specialise in Electrical & Electronic Engineering. The emphasis is on the development of a wide range of professional and technical skills. The modules have been selected to ensure that students develop...

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