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  • Qualification

    Higher National Certificate - HNC

  • Location

    Yeovil College University Centre

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

The Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Manufacturing Engineering provides a nationally recognised qualification where students will gain a wide range of sector knowledge tied to practical skills gained in research, self-study, directed study and workplace This course offers students a broad introduction to the subject area via a mandatory core of learning, while allowing for the acquisition of some sector-specific skills and experience through the specialist Manufacturing units. This course is appropriate both for those wishing to continue their education through applied learning, as well as offering career progression and professional development for those already in employment. Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Engineering give students experience of the breadth and depth of the sector that will prepare them for employment, progression within employment or further study.The course is taught by well qualified and industry experienced lectures who are dedicated to ensuring student success through effective curriculum delivery and high-quality pastoral support. The team includes staff with relevant industrial and Engineering expertise.This course is offered on a full-time or part-time basis. The part-time course is taught over one day per week and takes approximately 18 months to complete. The full-time course is taught over two days per week and takes one year to complete. **Work Experience and Placement**There is no requirement for work experience or a work placement within an Engineering company.**After the Course**On successful completion of the course the qualification you will gain is Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Manufacturing Engineering, after which there are a number of options open to you. Firstly, you could progress to the next level of academic study eg if you have completed and achieved an HNC then you can apply to go on and study for a HND. If you have successfully completed an HND then you could apply to complete a full BEng Honours degree. Your second option would be to seek employment with an engineering company.

Application deadline

26 January

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University information

Yeovil College University Centre

  • Campus address

    Yeovil College (University Centre Yeovil), Mudford Road, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 4DR, England

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