Electronic Engineering NC Level 5
What is special about this course?
This course has been developed to address the needs of a range of students, whether you are entering or progressing within the engineering sector. The aim of this course is to provide you with a range of engineering practical skills supported by underpinning knowledge to enable you to become a skilled crafts or trade person in a wide range of electronic and electrical engineering disciplines.
- You can choose to study this course full or part time
- This course is ideal if you are returning to education or looking to enter the engineering industry
- You will study at our Linkwood Technology Centre campus
- This qualification can help with gaining a Modern Apprenticeship, and may cover elements within it
- Three National 4s, including English and Maths OR
- A relevant SCQF Level 4 course or equivalent.
Course content includes:
- Mathematics: Craft 1
- Engineering: Using Information Technology
- Electrical Principles
- Fundamental Electronics
- Electronic Test Equipment and Measurement
- Soldering and Circuit Assembly Techniques
- Electronic Simulation and Testing
Plus a range of optional units including:
- Semiconductor Applications
- Combinational Logic
- Practical Electronics
- Transformation and Rectification
- Computer Aided Draughting
- Mathematics: Craft 2
How will I study my course?
- Full Time
- Part Time
This is a practical based course with face-to-face classes on campus supplemented with our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).
How long will my course last?
Full time: 1 year
Part time: 2 or more years
Where can I study my course?
- UHI Moray
The good news is that depending on your personal circumstances there are a wide range of bursaries, grants and allowances available to fund your college studies.
Our Student Finance Advisers can advise you on all aspects of student funding. The support available depends upon your personal circumstances.
Please refer to our Fees and Funding section for more information.
Normally, if you are studying full time for the first time and are Ordinarily Resident in Scotland your course fees will be covered through the information you provide on your course application. If you are studying part time and are on low income or in receipt of certain benefits your course fees may be covered by a fee waiver. If you are not Ordinarily Resident in Scotland, you may need to pay course fees. Please refer to our Fees and Funding section for more information.
What can I do on completion of my course?
On successful completion of this course you can:
- Progress onto NC Engineering Systems (SCQF Level 6), specialising in either mechanical or electronic engineering.
- Enter employment within the engineering industry.
Is there more information available online?
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Apply for Electronic Engineering NC Level 5
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