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ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
HNC/HND

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Who can apply for these courses?
The programmes offered at LEC suit students who either have had substantial previous training in electronics, or hold advanced level qualifications in related subjects and who wish to gain a qualification at HE level in Electronics.
Students working on electronics training equipment

HND Programme
YEAR 1
YEAR 2
HNC
HND
 
HNC (Year 1)
  • Electrical & Electronic Principles
  • Electronics
  • Digital & Analogue Devices & Circuits
  • Measurement & Testing
  • Engineering Science
  • Engineering Design
  • Business Management
  • Analytical Methods for Engineers
  • Microprocessor Systems
  • Engineering Project
HND (Year 2)
  • Operational Amplifiers
  • Mathematics for Engineers
  • Combinational & Sequential Logic
  • Manufacturing Electronic Products
  • Project Management
  • Electronic Computer Aided Design
 

What are the entry requirements?

For the Higher National Certificate/Diploma, one of the following:-

Applications from mature students are assessed on individual merit

Overseas students will require an IELTS Level 5.5 in addition to the above entry requirements.

How long is the course?

The HNC/HND ia a flexible two-year part time or full-time course. Upon successful completion of the first year, students enrolled on the HNC/HND route are awarded an HNC qualification.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment will be a combination of assignments and examinations. Each of the units covered in the courses will carry assignments, all of which must be completed to the required standard within a given deadline for an award to be given. The Higher National qualifications are graded Pass, Merit or Distinction.

What progression opportunities are open to me?

The HND is a nationally recognized qualification. Upon successful completion, admission onto the second year of a BEng or third year of a BSc degree may be possible. The college has progression routes to various University degrees.

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