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HND in Mechanical Engineering

HND • Level 5

HND in Mechanical Engineering

HND • Level 5

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA4307

UCAS CodeCT05

Study ModePart-time or full-time block release

Duration2-years full-time

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Awarded ByUniversity of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

Location ByBurnley College

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About the course

This course is ideal for candidates who may have some knowledge of Mechanical Engineering already and wish to work in higher paid roles. The full time HND fully prepares learners for progression on to a degree whilst enhancing their profile for careers in engineering. Mechanical Engineering is specifically concerned with design, development, installation, operation and maintenance of just about anything that has moveable parts. As a result, there are job opportunities for mechanical engineers in practically every field of work, transport (including aerospace), health, defence, manufacturing, entertainment, finance, publishing, building, design and research to name but a few. The standard tuition fee rate for 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £9000. Part-time the standard tuition fee is £4000. Please note if the course fees for 2020 entry are being paid for by your existing employer there may be an opportunity to get them discounted . Please enquire for more information.

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA4307

UCAS CodeCT05

Study ModePart-time or full-time block release

Duration2-years full-time

CostQuestion tooltip icon

Awarded ByUniversity of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

Location ByBurnley College

Cost Information

Years 1 and 2 (delivered at Burnley College): The standard full time tuition fee rate per year for this course in 2023/24 for UK students is £9000

Entry Requirements

Our typical offer is 104-112 UCAS points. A-Levels, pass in Mathematics and a Science or Technology-based subject. Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (1080) in an Engineering subject, grade DMM. Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (540) in an Engineering subject, grade D*D. Access to HE Diploma in Engineering, grade pass with a minimum score of 106 UCAS points. We are unable to accept international applications for this course. We operate a flexible admissions policy and treat everyone as an individual which means that we will take into consideration your educational achievements, predicted grades (where applicable), and industry experience.

Modules

Analytical Methods; Engineering Science; Drawing and CAD; Engineering Design; Advanced Materials Technology; Mechanical Principles; Thermo-fluids; Operations Management; Mechanics, Kinematics & Simulation; Further Engineering Mathematics & Simulation; Engineering Project; Electronics & Instrumentation

Assessment

Assessments take place throughout the year, and are typically in the form written essay-style assignments and exams. The use of seminar-produced portfolios and practical laboratory based submissions are also used in some modules.

Careers & Progression

On successful completion of this course learners may progress to a Degree Apprenticeships or a range of other Degree courses. Careers that this course may lead to include Manufacturing Engineer, Design Engineer, Project Engineer and Stress Engineer where learners are likely to earn in the region of £31,000 per year.

Information About Fees

The standard tuition fee rate for 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £9000. Part-time the standard tuition fee is £4000. Please note if the course fees for 2020 entry are being paid for by your existing employer there may be an opportunity to get them discounted . Please enquire for more information.

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Or call us on 01282 733373