Duration: Two years
This course is for anyone interested in a career in electrical or electronic engineering, with a responsibility for the design, installation, commissioning and operation of engineering services. This qualification opens up career opportunities in consulting, contracting and manufacturing in both the public and private sector.
Updated September 2022
One of the following:
- Access to HE Diploma - Pass
- A Level - DD/EEE
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma - PPP
Plus a C grade in Maths and a Science subject at GCSE.
This course is delivered over one day per week (at the moment that is Monday for the first year and Wednesday for the second.)
The first year modules are:
- electrical and electronic principles
- engineering applications and study skills
The second year modules are:
- design of electrical installations
- micros peripherals and interfaces
- dynamics, control and instrumentation
The qualification opens up career opportunities in consulting, contracting and manufacturing in both the public and private sector. Students can also progress to the HND and subsequently would have the opportunity to move onto the BEng at University of Wales Trinity Saint David.
Accreditation of Prior learning
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David welcomes applications on the basis of prior learning, further details can be found at Academic Office | UWTSD
From September 2023 the tuition fees for this course are £2100 per year. For information on financial support, including tuition fee loans and fee grants, visit www.studentfinancewales.co.uk
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
*Please note that the tuition fees stated are subject to increase for future years of study. Please see the university’s website for further information.