BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering
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For students who have completed a HNC in manufacturing engineering and want to convert to the HND.
This course is ideal for those wishing to gain a higher qualification towards university to complete a degree or if you work in the engineering industry and would like to develop your skills and gain a formal qualification.
A HND consists of 16 units of study, where 8 or more have been completed in the HNC.
On this course you will study topics from the following:
- Advanced CAD
- Project management
- Further analytical methods
- Managing teams and individuals
- Personal professional development
- Health and safety management
- Quality assurance and management
- Design for manufacture
- Business improvement techniques
- Computer aided machining
We will consider the units the student has previously completed and offer a personalised study programme to complete the HND qualification.
This course consists of taught lessons, practical experiments and access to relevant equipment.
Assessment for each unit is by tests and a programme of assignments.
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A Foundation Degree or a University Degree in Engineering.