What is special about this course?
This programme gives candidates the necessary entry qualifications to degree level study in a range of engineering degrees including Electrical, Mechanical, Electronics & Energy Engineering at the University of the Highlands & Islands.
Candidates will be given the opportunity to study a combination of Higher Maths and Physics along with a nationally recognised NC Level 6 Engineering award.
A minimum of National 5 (or equivalent) qualifications in Maths and Science
- Relevant industrial experience and training.
Higher Maths and/or Higher Physics
NC Engineering Units at SCQF level 6, which can include:
- Strength of Materials
- Engineering Dynamics
- Computer Aided Draughting
- Engineering Prime Movers
- Pneumatics and Hydraulics
How will I study my course?
- Full Time
- Part Time
Teaching will include face to face, classroom and workshop based delivery.
How long will my course last?
Where can I study my course?
- Lews Castle College, UHI, Stornoway
Most full-time students will have their fees paid.
Students on part-time courses may also be eligible to have their course fees waived.
What can I do on completion of my course?
Further study opportunities
- BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering
- BEng (Hons) Electrical & Electronic Engineering
- BEng (Hons) Electrical & Electronic Engineering Design
- BEng (Hons) Energy Engineering
The range of opportunities for engineering graduates are extensive, and include jobs in engineering design, marine engineering, oil and gas, construction, manufacturing, health, forensic engineering and many others.
Is there more information available online?
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