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Aeronautical Engineering Level 4 HNC FT Millfield

Belfast Metropolitan College

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  • Qualification

    HNC - Higher National Certificate

  • Location

    Millfield Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Overview

This one-year, full-time course provides you with the opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills involved in the design and manufacture of aircraft.

This course provides a comprehensive programme of study encompassing a range of core, specialist and optional units. This course provides you with the opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills involved in the design and manufacture of aircraft. You will develop a broad understanding of aerodynamics, flight mechanics, structures, aircraft systems, materials science, manufacturing processes and project management. The course provides the key knowledge and analytical skills sets necessary for technical positions in the aerospace sector. The teaching and learning activities are supported by workshop and practical activities and demonstration, giving you an opportunity to use and become familiar with many of the analytical tools commonly used within industry. Assessment of all units is carried out primarily through assignment based work.

This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units which are an additional component to enhance your employability.

Qualifications

Pearson BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Aeronautical Engineering (603/0485/6)

City & Guilds Level 2 Award in Welding Skills (500/4746/2)

Career Prospects

This course can give you the opportunity to top up your studies at university to gain a full honours degree in Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering or Aircraft Maintenance Engineering. It will also give you the skills to progress to employment within the engineering technology sector.

Tuition fees

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£ 2,765per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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One A-Level pass in an appropriate subject area

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University information

Belfast Metropolitan College

  • Campus address

    Belfast Metropolitan College, 7 Queens Road, Belfast, Antrim, BT3 9DT, Northern Ireland

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