Engineering

HND Electrical and Electronic Engineering

 

This is a Teesside University award delivered in partnership with your chosen college - Darlington College (01325 503030 or enquire@darlington.ac.uk), Hartlepool College of Further Education (01429 295000 enquiries@hartlepoolfe.ac.uk) and Middlesbrough College (01642 333700 courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk).

This programme offers study over a range of disciplines to help you develop skills to progress your career through employment or further education at degree level. The course is for higher technicians in electrical and electronics design, manufacture, maintenance, testing or fault finding.

Starting salaries for graduate electrical/electronics engineers can be as high as £29,000, increasing to £65,000+ when a senior level is reached (prospects.ac.uk, 2015).

How you learn

You study 16 units covering the needs of local and national industries and business.

The course combines practical sessions, lectures and tutorials. You are required to complement your college-based learning with self-study.

How you are assessed

Assessment is by a range of integrated assignments, case studies, projects and tests which are planned throughout the year.

Career opportunities

You may progress to the final year of the BEng Tech (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Teesside University.

The qualification provides you with the opportunity to seek career development into senior positions in national and international companies.

Entry requirements

You need an appropriate technician or craft qualification at Level 3 or similar, and a good standard of literacy and numeracy skills. The most common eligible qualifications include A levels, BTEC Extended Diplomas/National Diplomas and Access to Higher Education Diplomas. We may also consider substantial work experience in a relevant area.

If you have non-traditional qualifications, or wish to discuss your eligibility, please call our admissions enquiry telephone number or email.

For additional information please see the undergraduate and postgraduate entry requirements in our admissions section

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