HNC/D Electrical/Electronic Engineering (UCAS code: HNC - F02C HND - F02D)

Course Overview:

This course is suitable for people currently or hoping to work in technical and management roles in Engineering. You can study a range of subjects, which could include Analytical Methods, Electrical and Electronic Principles, Engineering Science, Planning and Scheduling, depending on your starting point. This course gives you the opportunity to complete specialist studies which are directly relevant to job roles. Different delivery modes are available depending upon your starting qualification and whether you want to study full or part-time.

Entry Requirements:

Maths GCSE grade B or above, plus National Diploma (previously Certificate day release), or Extended Diploma (previously National Diploma full-time) in Electrical/Electronic Engineering with a merit profile. If you already have the QCF Higher National Certificate in Electronic/Electrical Engineering with merit profile or higher you would only need to achieve eight units and the time to achieve the HND is reduced accordingly. If you have GCSE grade C Maths or other qualifications/appropriate industrial experience you will be considered for admission on an individual basis. Please contact Yeovil College University Centre and we will arrange an interview.

Mature Applicants
We welcome applications from mature students (aged 21 and over as at 1st September in the academic year of admission) and do not necessarily require the same academic qualifications as school leaving applicants. Applicants will be invited to attend an admission interview and will be advised of the criteria in advance. To find out more, please email

Course Content:

Analytical Method, Electrical & Electronic Principles, Engineering Science, Planning, Scheduling

Awarding Body:

Pearson Education

HNC: One Year (Full-Time); Two Years (Part-Time)

HNC: One Year (Full-Time); Two Years (Part-Time)

HND: Two years (Full-Time), three years (Part-Time), 12-18 months (Top up, Part-time).

Mode of Study:

Full time & Part-time

How do I apply:

Please apply direct to Yeovil College University Centre by calling 01935 845454 or emailing

If you would like to study full-time, you need to apply through UCAS using institution code YEOV Y25 and UCAS code: HNC - F02C HND - F02D
Course Fee (2019/20):

HNC: £6,200 per year (Full-Time); £3,200 per year (Part-Time)

HND: £6,200 per year (Full-Time); £4,200per year (Part-Time)

Please see Fees & Funding for further information relating to fees.