Manufacturing Engineering (120 credits)Print Page
|Qualification type:||Higher National Diploma (HND)|
This course provides you with a programme of study over a range of disciplines to help you develop skills to progress your career through employment or further education at degree level and the skills and knowledge required as a technician in a manufacturing engineering environment.
The course allows you to build on the technical and management skills that have been picked up on the HNC and develop more high level knowledge which can be practically applied in the workplace and help you to progress onto further courses of study.
This course is a top up from a HNC in Manufacturing Engineering.
Course subject to viable numbers.
An HNC programme in an appropriate engineering discipline. This course requires you to fill out an application form, and you must speak to the tutor prior to enrolment.
To apply for this course please complete the Teesside University Online Application Form. Once your application has been received you will receive an acknowledgement from Teesside University. Following this you will be contacted by either the course tutor or the Admissions Department at Darlington College with regards an interview.
This course is delivered using a combination of practical sessions, lectures and tutorials. You will be required to complement your college based learning with self-study. The course requires you to complete the study of 8 modules for the award of Higher National Diploma. Industry standard software will be used for CAD/CAM applications. Electronic resources will be available on SharePoint LMSFour core units:
- Fluid mechanics
- Engineering thermodynamics
- Business improvement techniques
- Project management
- Work-based learning
- Quality assurance and management
A range of integrated assignments, case studies, projects and tests are planned throughout the year. All units are assessed and graded, either internally or externally.
This qualification allows progression onto degree level programmes or a
Higher National Diploma. You could choose to progress on to the HND Level 5 and
then onto a BEng Tech (Hons) Degree which is the final year of the degree.
Darlington College offers a wide range of support including careers guidance, financial assistance, additional learning support, childcare and many more. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Student Services Team on 01325 503030 and they will direct your call to the appropriate college support team.
This course is an award of Teesside University delivered in partnership with Darlington College.
Course fee is paid directly to Teesside. Full details of course fees are available from Teesside University. The finance department can be reached on 01642 342172.
All fees are per year.
You can apply for a loan to cover the cost of your course. Study now, pay when you are earning. See www.studentfinancedirect.co.uk
for more details.
Here at the college we have outstanding support. Our support staff are dedicated to providing you with all the help and guidance you may need throughout your college journey.
You might need help and advice on a wide range of issues such as childcare, counselling and additional learning support. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Course and Information Team, who will direct your call to the appropriate member of the college support team, call: 01325 503030.
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