Electrical & Electronic Engineering HND

Course Overview

This course is suitable for anyone interested in a career in electrical/electronic engineering, with a responsibility for the design, installation, commissioning and operation of engineering services.

Updated October 2019

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Entry Requirements

Typical offer:

A Level = DD

BTEC Level 3 Diploma = MP

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma = PPP

Access = Pass

In addition, students would be expected to have a C grade in Maths and a Science subject at GCSE. All students will need to have an interview. 

Recognition of prior learning
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David welcomes applications on the basis of prior learning, further details can be found on their website.

Course Delivery

This course is delivered over two academic years. 

First year modules are:

  • mathematics
  • electrical and electronic principles
  • micros peripherals and interfaces
  • dynamics, control and instrumentation
  • design of electrical installations
  • academic and employability skills
  • electro hydraulics and pneumatics​

Second year modules are:

  • programmable logic controllers
  • management innovation and sustainability
  • electrical power
  • group project
  • electrical principles theory
  • digital signal processing and communications

Progression Opportunities

The qualification opens up career opportunities in consulting, contracting and manufacturing in both the public and private sector. Students can also progress onto the BEng at University of Wales Trinity Saint David. 

Additional Information

Tuition fees are £9,000 per year. For academic year 2019/20, students will need to get a tuition fee loan for the full amount.

The College is offering a £1,000 bursary per year towards full time HE courses starting in September 2020 (this is dependant on satisfactory course progression). For information on financial support - including tuition fee loans - please visit www.studentfinancewales.co.uk

The UCAS code for this course is 2H99

There may be additional costs associated with this course i.e:

  • travel to and from college, or placement
  • photocopying, stationery and equipment costs (e.g. USB sticks)
  • printing and binding
  • gowns for graduation ceremonies
Course deliverable in Welsh: