HND Aeronautical Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)

This course is suitable for people currently or hoping to work in technical and management roles in Aeronautical Engineering. This course gives you the opportunity to complete specialist studies which are directly relevant to job roles. You will learn about a range of subjects includning Analytical Methods, aerodynamics & gas turbines and Mechanical Principles. In the second year, you will complete a project developed using your own individual expertise and the skills you have gained during the course. Different delivery modes are available depending upon your starting qualification and whether you want to study full or part-time.

Duration: Variable; learners are enrolled onto a 3 Year Part-Time programme

Mode of Study: Three years (Part-time)

Course Fee (2018/19): £3,200 per year

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Awarding Body: Edexcel

Example Content: Analytical Methods for Engineers, Engineering Science, Analytical methods, Engineering Science, Airframe integrate, Aircraft systems, Aerodynamics & gas turbines and Mechanical Principles.

Entry Requirements: Maths GCSE grade B or above, plus National Diploma (previously Certificate day release), or Extended Diploma (previously National Diploma full-time) in Mechanical Engineering with a merit profile. If you already have the QCF Higher National Certificate in Mechanical Engineering with merit profile or higher, you would only need to achieve eight units to achieve the HND is reduced. Those will GCSE grade C Maths or other qualifications/appropriate industrial experience may be considered for admission on an individual basis.

How do I apply: Please apply direct to Yeovil College University Centre by calling 01935 845454 or emailing