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Engineering - Level 4 HNC in Manufacturing Engineering

Keighley College

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  • Qualification

    HNC - Higher National Certificate

  • Location

    Keighley College

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

This course is aimed primarily at technician engineers who are currently employed or seeking employment in the mechanical manufacturing or engineering industries who wish to develop their academic knowledge.

About the Course

The BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Manufacturing Engineering is a two year part-time course. It is aimed at students who have already gained a Level 3 qualification in Manufacturing Engineering and wish to progress to a higher level. It also forms the technical element of a Higher Level Apprenticeship Standard.

Benefits / Skills you will develop

The HNC/HND in Manufacturing Engineering will develop core competencies for the practicing engineer alongside softer skills such as business techniques and time management. The range of skills acquired will provide a pathway into diverse career opportunities within the engineering sector.

How you will be assessed

HNC/D’s in Engineering are assessed using a combination of internal assessment (set and marked by Keighley College), and internally assessed Pearson-set assignments (which are set by Pearson and marked by centres). In particular, the assessments include:

  • One core unit for the HNC will be assessed by a mandatory Pearson-set assignment.
  • Two core units for the HND will be assessed by a mandatory Pearson-set assignment.
  • All other units are assessed by centre-devised assignments.

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Entry requirements

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A level :

A* to C grade in GCSE Maths and relevant A-levels or relevant BTEC Level 3/National Certificate at MM or above. Industrial experience will also be considered. English: Level B2 (CEFR), PTE 51, IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.


University information

Keighley College

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    Keighley College,

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