Level 4 – HNC in Engineering (Manufacturing)


A BTEC Level 4 HNC in Manufacturing Engineering gives you the knowledge, understanding and skills that are need to prepare for the next step in your career with a widely recognised higher level qualification.

Course Code: L4E-DCWP9
Course & Registration Fee: £2245 (incl. bridging units)*
Format: On-line, distance learning
Award: BTEC Level 4 HNC in Engineering (Manufacturing)
Accreditation: EDEXCEL
Duration: Flexible – up to 32 months (or 36 months if bridging is required)
Requirements: UK Resident
BTEC Level 3 in Engineering*

HNC Manufacturing Engineering has been developed to focus on:

  • the education and training of engineers/technicians who are employed at a professional level in a variety of types of technical work, such as automation and production processes in the manufacturing industry
  • providing opportunities for learners to focus on the development of the higher level skills in a technological and management context
  • a common core of engineering units plus specific units relevant to manufacturing,
  • providing a  qualifications progression route to HND (level 5) and degree (level 6)

HNC in Manufacturing Engineering – Content

This 8 unit course offers a balanced programme of engineering principles, design and applications within mechanical field. You can find out more about the content of this HNC by clicking on the units below:

 

1 Engineering Design (H1)
2 Engineering Maths (H2)
3 Engineering Science (H3)
4 Managing a Professional Engineering Project (H4)
5 Production Engineering for Manufacture (H14)
6 Automation, Robotics and PLCs (H15)
7 Quality and Process Improvement (H17)
Plus one more unit, from 8a – 8c:
8a Industrial Robots (H77)
8b Mechanical Workshop Practices* (H10)
8c Renewable Energy (H5)

*Requires access to workshop and equipment including lathe and milling machine

Option 1 – Full payment

Click ‘Add to cart’ below to start your enrolment – £2245 full payment*

 

Option 2 – 21 Month Plan

Select the cart below, if you would prefer to pay by direct debit. You can pay £110 deposit, followed by 21 x £110 monthly payments. (We will contact you with direct debit arrangements) – £110 deposit

Option 3 – 10 Month Plan

Select the cart below, if you would prefer to pay by direct debit. You can pay £210 deposit, followed by 10 x £210 monthly payments. (We will contact you with direct debit arrangements) – £210 deposit

 

*If you have completed your Level-3  course (6, 9, or 12 unit) with TECOL, your HNC fee will be reduced to £2150, if paid in full. (i.e. £95 refunded with  your TECOL L3 loyalty voucher)

 

Entry qualifications should be one of the following:

  • BTEC Level-3 Eng. 6 unit (Merit)
  • BTEC Level-3 Eng. 9 unit  (Pass)
  • BTEC Level-3 Eng. 3 unit  and 1 A/AS level
  • NVQ Level-3 Eng. and Level-3 bridging units (see below)
  • appropriate STEM A/AS levels or equivalent

(normally we require at least 32 UCAS points).

HNC Bridging Units

If you partially meet the level 3 requirements by having some existing level 3 qualifications or higher; level-3 bridging units  for HNC will be required as part of your HNC programme.

Level-3 bridging units are included in HNC courses if required at no extra cost, and are:

L3 Bridging Maths unit L3E-B1

L3 Bridging Mechanical Principles unit L3E-B2 or

L3 Electrical & Electronic Principles unit L3E-B3

 

Students must also be a UK resident and non-native English speakers should have one of the following qualifications or equivalent:

Each unit is further split into bite sized topics to make studying easier via our online Moodle education platform. You will be have 2 assessments for each unit. The above prices include the Edexcel BTEC registration fee, but some units may require some equipment / materials (check individual units) for practical exercises