HNC (SCQF Level 7)


  • Engineering

Why take this course?

This is a classroom-based academic programme at a similar level to first year of university. The course addresses how to solve mechanical engineering problems with mathematical solutions, which are applied to mechanical engineering principles. The HNC requires 12 credits.

Please note that Year 2 of this course must be successfully completed in order to complete the full award. Completion of both years normally takes students around 18 months.

What you will experience

You will cover a wide range of important topics, subjects include:

  • Thermofluids
  • Statics & Strength of Materials
  • Dynamics
  • Pneumatics & Hydraulics
  • Engineering Principles
  • Quality Management
  • Materials Selection
  • Communications
  • Mathematics for Engineering