HNC (SCQF Level 7)


1 year


03 Jun 2024


  • Engineering


  • Aberdeen Altens Campus

Why take this course?

This advanced level course will allow you to develop your knowledge, understanding and skills in a range of core engineering principals and technologies.

You will acquire a wide range of transferrable skills, highly sought after by employers, ensuring you are well-equipped for progression to further study or direct entry to employment.

This is a classroom-based academic programme at SCQF Level 7. It is broadly equivalent to three Advanced Highers, or year one of an HND or University programme.

What you will experience

The course addresses how to solve mechanical engineering problems with mathematical solutions, which are applied to mechanical engineering principles.

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