Mechanical Engineering

You will study at our state-of-the art STEAM Academy at Pencoed Campus.

  • HND Top-up

  • 2 years part-time

     Fees

     £2,040 (Year 1, 2020/21)         Please click here for the latest fees and funding information

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This course gives you a firm foundation in mechanical engineering. You will design, test and construct products giving you the right mix of technical ability and creativity.

Core modules may include:

  • Instrumentation and control systems
  • Sustainable engineering design
  • Mechanical science 2
  • Project
  • Production processes
  • Management

Assessment is based on a mix of in-course assignments, written assignments and formal examinations.

HNC Mechanical Engineering

You can use the HND Mechanical Engineering to progress to a higher-level course at the University such as BSc (Hons) Mechanical Engineering. Students with exceptional achievement may progress to the BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering.

Core modules may include:

  • Instrumentation and control systems
  • Sustainable engineering design
  • Mechanical science 2
  • Project
  • Production processes
  • Management

Assessment is based on a mix of in-course assignments, written assignments and formal examinations.

HNC Mechanical Engineering

You can use the HND Mechanical Engineering to progress to a higher-level course at the University such as BSc (Hons) Mechanical Engineering. Students with exceptional achievement may progress to the BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering.

The STEAM Academy

Our state of the art STEAM Academy will be an exciting new building to accommodate teaching, learning and support facilities for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics.

The Academy will be a flagship for showcasing 21st century teaching and learning, bringing economic and cultural growth to the Bridgend County Borough area.

STEAM Academy, Pencoed Campus, CF35 5LG

This campus is home to an extensive range of subject areas: Land-based, Construction, Sport and Public Services along with our STEAM Academy for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths. The campus has great facilities such as a 3G sports pitch, modern equine areas, sports hall and conditioning gym. Located on the outskirts of the village of Pencoed, this campus also offers local amenities and transport links within easy reach.

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