Engineering and Manufacturing

HND in Mechanical Engineering (Top-up), Level 5

Please note there may be additional charges within the course for textbooks, trips, registration and assignment fees.

Course overview

A career in mechanical engineering allows you to build a better future for you, and for the world. Mechanical engineering is at the front of developing cutting edge technologies for many industries including transport, healthcare, construction and robotics. The HND in Mechanical Engineering at the Heart of Worcestershire College gives academic and practical expertise to help learners to progress with their careers.

Entry requirements

You will need to have completed a relevant HNC program such as HNC in Mechanical Engineering and achieved at least pass grades in all units. This will earn you the required 120 credits.

Course Modules

-Research Project (core unit)
-Professional Engineering Management (core unit)
-Further Mathematics (specialist unit)
-Advanced Mechanical Principles (specialist unit)
-Virtual Engineering (specialist unit)

Optional units from: Further PLCs, Further Thermodynamics, Industrial Systems.

The course is made up of seven units and is delivered over three semesters. One day of taught sessions per week, support sessions and tutorials will also be available.

How will I be assessed?

A variety of assessment methods are used including Projects, Reports, Coursework, Presentations and Assignments.