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Mechanical Maintenance NC

(SCQF level 5)

Engineering, Energy & Gas, Faculty of Building, Engineering and Energy

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Mode of Study

Full-time

Start Date

27th Aug 2018, 1 year

27th Aug 2018, 1 year

Location

Riverside Campus

Overview

The course has been designed to introduce you to specific mechanical engineering subjects, to support and develop your theoretical Mechanical Maintenance Engineering knowledge. 

Successful completion of the course will enable you to progress to a Higher National course in Mechanical Maintenance Engineering, or into employment (please see the "After the Course" section, below, to find out more).

This course is placed on the Scottish Credit Qualifications Framework at Level 5. For more information on the framework visit www.scqf.org.uk/the-framework/.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

  • Two National 5 qualifications at Grade C or above including Mathematics and a Science or Technical subject; OR
  • Other equivalent qualifications or experience.

 

Additional selection requirements

You will be invited for a group and/or individual interview where you'll get the opportunity to find out more about the course and tell us why you're interested in this subject area.

 

What you study

On this course you will study:

  •          Communications.
  •          Engineering: Using Information Technology.
  •          Mathematics Craft 1.
  •          Graphical Engineering Communications.
  •          Maintenance Safety.
  •          Mechanical Engineering Principles.
  •          Plant Installation.
  •          Plant Maintenance Practice.
  •          Pneumatics and Hydraulics.
  •          Computer Aided Draughting (CAD) for Engineers.
  •          Engineering Dimensional Control.
  •          Engineering Materials.
  •          Engineering Project.
  •          Mathematics Craft 2.
  •          Power Drives.
  •          Engineering Prime Movers.
  •          Guidance.

After the course

Careers

You will have the opportunity to further your career in the Manufacturing, Mechanical and Maintenance service sectors.

Continuing Study

Consider studying to NC Mechanical Engineering or HNC level in Mechanical Maintenance Engineering, with the potential to progress to University degree level.

 

Teaching

How the course is taught

This course is taught on a full time basis at the colleges Riverside campus.

Assessment methods

Both formative and summative assessment are used in the delivery of this course.

  • Mode of Study:
    Full-time
  • Start Date:
    27th Aug 2018, 1 year
  • Location:
    Riverside Campus