Engineering Courses at James Watt College
Summary: An introduction to Engineering courses at James Watt College, student profiles, courses available and college facilities.
Welcome to the Engineering Courses Section of our website. We have tried to make it as easy as possible for you to find, fund and start a Engineering course.
Did you know?
- Students have access to industry standard facilities and realistic working environments providing the necessary skills and experience to take to the workplace.
- Electrical and electronic courses offer wide ranging career prospects in the design, specification or manufacturing of, for instance, telecommunications systems, industrial control systems, computer applications or aerospace electronics systems.
- The engineering industry in the UK has a turnover in excess of £93 billion.
A broad range of disciplines is covered within the field of Engineering including mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, electronics, aeronautical engineering and automotive engineering. Our courses are highly technical and practical, requiring students to apply academic theory to practical situations.
Students studying mechanical engineering benefit from the opportunity to work on live projects, such as the production of small aircraft or racer buggies, giving them the opportunity to learn more about teamwork, problem solving and effective communication.
Our qualifications in electrical & electronic engineering provide a thorough overview of electronics-based technology, with courses in electronics, electrical engineering and more. Qualifications in electrical installation will suit if you are looking to enter the field of electrical installation at craftsman/trade level.
Student Case Study
NC Engineering Practice / HNC Engineering Systems
“ My time at college definitely provided a good foundation for what I’m doing now. My lecturers were extremely supportive and inspiring”
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