Access (SCQF Level 6)


1 Year (typically 3 days a week in college)


30 Aug 2021


  • Engineering


  • Aberdeen Altens Campus

Why take this course?

This course will equip you with sufficient knowledge and skills to provide the opportunity to progress to Higher National (HN) or degree programmes in Mechanical Engineering. It will also develop study and transferable skills which will be applicable to future work and study in a range of environments.

What you will experience

The course is based on knowledge and skills relating to specific mechanical engineering principles including:

  • Dynamics
  • Hydraulics
  • Pneumatics
  • Thermofluids and Engineering Materials

In addition, it will develop fundamental transferable skills in IT, communication and mathematics.