Course ID: 163257
Course Year: 21/22
The purpose of our BTEC Higher Nationals in Engineering programme is to help you develop as a professional, self-reflecting individual who is able to meet the demands of employers in the rapidly evolving engineering sector and adapt to a constantly changing world.
You'll also gain widened access to higher education, and enhance your career prospects in this field.
As a holder of a Level 5 Higher National Diploma, you will have developed a sound understanding of the principles in this field of study, and will have learned to apply those principles more widely. Through this, you will have learned to evaluate the appropriateness of different approaches to solving problems.
You'll be able to perform effectively in your chosen field, and will have the qualities necessary for employment in situations requiring the exercise of personal responsibility and decision-making.
The HND in General Engineering provides a specialist work-related programme of study that covers the key knowledge, understanding and practical skills required in the Engineering sector. In this pathway, you will take the two mandatory core units, two specialist units and an additional three optional units.
Core/specialist units - all four units must be taken:
Optional Units – three units to be chosen from list below:
Skills and Knowledge Developed:
The programme handbook for this course is available to applicants online:
The City of Liverpool College has up-to-date equipment and software to complement or prepare students for work in engineering industries. Day release students are encouraged to complete a work-based project.
The Academy Bakery is located on the Duke Street campus, producing a range of first class baked goods daily. These include artisan breads, patisserie and biscuits, as well as special occasion/novelty cakes by award-winning master-bakers. Students are offered a range of discounts throughout the year.The Academy Bakery
Duke Street is also home to The Academy Hair and Beauty salons. They offer generous student discounts on a wide range of hair and beauty treatments, at a fraction of high-street prices. These include styling, cutting, perming, highlights, facials, manicures, electrolysis and traditional and homeopathic massage.The Academy Salons
Duke Street campus is also home to the College’s Academy Restaurant. Often referred to by it’s customers as Liverpool’s hidden gem, the restaurant serves top class cuisine, at highly competitive prices. Food is expertly prepared by professional chef/tutors and young chefs in training and offers students a range of discounts at different times of the year.The Academy Restaurant
When you become a student of the College you’ll receive full access to Microsoft Office 365. This allows you to install the software on your own computer and other devices at home, completely free of charge.
The college has excellent sports and fitness facilities at its Roscoe Street campus. Students pay a one-off membership fee for all year round usage of weekly supervised gym sessions, as well as access to a number of sporting clubs and events.
• Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) - RQF
• Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Engineering (General Engineering) - RQF
• Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Engineering (Manufacturing Engineering)- RQF
• Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) - RQF
• Higher National Certificate in a relevant engineering area (preferably RQF)
Applicants should hold a total UCAS Tariff points score from relevant qualifications of at least 96 points.
This course is only available to learners aged 18 and over. Fees are payable by all students unless sponsored by an employer, but you may qualify for a student loan through Student Finance England towards the cost of your course and living costs. Find out more at https://www.gov.uk/student-finance, or contact our HE team at HEoffice@liv-coll.ac.uk.
Fee for21/22 is 7283.00
In future years we anticipate increasing this fee in line with the annual inflation level (capped at RPI All Items Excluding Mortgage Interest (RPIX)).