HNC Engineering (Mechatronics)
About This Course
This programme evaluates the underpinning areas of engineering, processes, systems and technology with an emphasis on mechatronics.
The HNC Engineering (Mechatronics) allows you to explore an exciting new area of engineering and develop your skills in mechatronics. You’ll study a broad range of modules including; Engineering Design, Engineering Maths, Engineering Science, Managing a Professional Engineering Project, Mechatronics and Automation, Robotics and PLC’s. This mixture of foundational and specific engineering subjects will give you a practical and grounded overview of engineering, while also allowing you to specialise in mechatronics.
Unit 1: Engineering Design
Unit 2: Engineering Maths
Unit 3: Engineering Science
Unit 4: Managing a Professional Engineering Project
Unit 6: Mechatronics
Unit 15: Automation, Robotics and PLCs
Unit 8: Mechanical Principles
Unit 19: Electrical & Electronic Principles
The assessment methods for this programme include a combination of written and practical assessments.
This programme will give you the necessary tools to pursue a number of different pathways, whether that’s further study on a Level 5 programme e.g. HND Engineering (General Engineering) and HND Electrical and Electronic Engineering, or progressing into a number of different engineering careers. You could use the skills you’ve learned from your degree to start a career in robotics, automation or general engineering.