HNC
Engineering Practice SCQF Level 7

Explore a range of engineering subjects to increase your skills and understanding.

Overview

Why take this course?

This course is designed for the practical engineer who is seeking an advanced level qualification and preparation for first line management and supervisory roles, and acts as excellent preparation for progression towards further study or employment. 

What you will experience

This course provides you with the opportunity to enhance your existing skills by combining theory and practice to achieve a real understanding of specialist engineering subjects. You will learn to apply your analytical skills for the solution of engineering problems at the standard required by engineering craft persons and engineering supervisors.

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Key facts

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What you need to know

Additional costs

This course involves an additional SQA fee. Please see our Courses Explained page for further information on costs.

Next steps

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Availability

Those applying for Year 1 of a part-time NC, HNC or HND level course will require pre-entry guidance before booking on to their course. Please contact the Student Advice Centre: 

Telephone: 01224 612330
Email: enquiry@nescol.ac.uk

Please note that timetabling changes can often occur after the Part-time Course Guide is published, and as a result the printed version of the guide may not hold the most up-to-date information.

We therefore advise you that all start dates and times listed on the website are at all times accurate, and should be used as your main point of reference before booking your course.

This course is currently unavailable. Please contact the Student Advice Centre for more information.

If you take up a place on a College course, at the start of the course you will be asked to sign an enrolment form. In signing the form and/or taking up a place on a College course, you will enter into a contract with the College and be bound by the North East Scotland College Standard Terms and Conditions of Study. Copies of the Terms and Conditions are available for inspection on notice boards and at various locations throughout the College, at the College Reception, on the College website: www.nescol.ac.uk, or can be obtained on request from the Student Funding and Admissions Manager, North East Scotland College, Aberdeen City Campus, Gallowgate, Aberdeen AB25 1BN. Please note that courses are offered subject to (a) there being sufficient numbers of enrolments and (b) the availability of resources. The College reserves its right (i) not to run courses where the number of students is considered insufficient or where resources are unavailable and (ii) in certain circumstances, to refuse admission to an individual applicant.