Gain the new, highly valued BTEC HNC Level 4 in Manufacturing and take the next step in your engineering career. You will study the qualification on a part-time basis, one day a week over two years. This course is delivered using a blended learning approach, meaning teaching and learning will occur both on site in the classroom and off site via a virtual learning platform.
Working from our new UCN facility incorporating the Engineering workshop, CNC machining facility, and online through our specialist platforms, you will gain a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required by the sector.
Smaller classes mean greater support and as part of Newbury College, we have over 70 years of experience in delivering innovative engineering programmes, working with key players in the industry and creating fantastic opportunities for the students who study with us.
The BTEC Higher National Certificate in Manufacturing is the nationally recognised qualification that is highly prised by employers.
You will explore key aspects of Manufacturing that will equip you for progression within your chosen profession or for further study. You will be assessed via vocationally relevant assignments and, in addition to classroom teaching/blended learning, you will develop skills in research and self-directed study.
The Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Manufacturing provides in depth study of key aspects of Manufacturing engineering and equips learners for progression within their chosen profession or for further study. Students will be assessed via vocationally relevant assignments and, in addition to classroom teaching, will be expected to develop skills in research and self directed study.
Units will include:
- Unit 1 Engineering Design
- Unit 2 Engineering Maths
- Unit 3 Engineering Science
- Unit 4 Managing a Professional Engineering Project
- Unit 14 Production Engineering for Manufacture
- Unit 17 Quality and Process Improvement
- Unit 8 Mechanical Principles
- Unit 23 Computer Aided Design and Manufacture (CADCAM)