The course is aimed primarily at technician engineers who are currently employed or seeking employment in the mechanical manufacturing or engineering industries. Students will cover core modules in science for engineering and project/design implementation, as well as specialist units in power electronics and electrical principals.
Pearson Edexcel BTEC Higher Nationals are designed to provide a specialist vocational programme, linked to professional body requirements and National Occupational Standards where appropriate. The development of this qualification was informed by discussions/relevant publications from the Engineering Council UK (EC[UK]) and the Science, Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies Alliance (SEMTA).
A variety of assessment methods are used including:
On successful completion of the course, students can progress to the HND in Electrical & Electronic Engineering or to find employment / progress within the sector.
No additional costs anticipated.