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BTEC Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)

This programme will provide learners with a broad knowledge of engineering principles and methodologies, supported by the development of analytical and research skills to prepare them for employment opportunities in the Mechanical Engineering field or further study. Emphasis will be placed upon reflection, analysis, environmental impact, critical thinking, and personal development.

The core units are:

·      Engineering Design ·      Managing a Professional Engineering Project
·      Engineering Mathematics ·      Mechanical Principals
·      Engineering Science ·      Professional Engineering Management
·      Research Project ·      Advanced Mechanical Principals
·      Virtual Engineering ·      Further Mathematics
·      Fundamentals of Thermodynamics and Heat Engines

Typical Job Role(s): Mechanical Engineering Technician, Mechanical Engineer