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Higher National Diploma (HND) in Manufacturing Engineering

Higher National Diploma (HND) in Manufacturing Engineering

Higher National Diploma (HND) in Manufacturing Engineering

The Higher National Diploma has been designed to provide technical training in the area of manufacturing engineering.

Limerick: Part-Time
engineering course
Validated by:BTEC
QQI Level:6
Course Level:Undergraduate
Overview

The Higher National Diploma has been designed to provide technical training in the area of manufacturing engineering. It provides specialised studies for those currently working in a manufacturing environment or one in which they intend to seek employment. The programme provides the flexibility, knowledge, skills and motivation as a basis for progression to further study. The BTEC Higher National Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering has also been developed with career progression and recognition by professional bodies in mind. It provides students with work-related skills, an appreciation of industry requirements and broad knowledge and understanding of engineering.  Those presently employed as manufacturing team members or qualified through apprenticeships as fitters or electricians can use this programme to update their skill and qualifications.

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Structure

1st Semester (18 weeks)

  • Design for Manufacture
  • Project Design & Implementation 
  • Health, Safety & Risk Assessment in Engineering 
  • Quality & Business Improvement 
  • Supply Chain Management 
  • Managing work of Individuals and Teams

2nd Semester (15 weeks)

  • Manufacturing Planning & Scheduling 
  • Programmable Logic Controllers 
  • Mechanical Principals 
  • Engineering Science
  • Business Management Techniques for Engineers

3 Semester (15 weeks)

  • Managing People in Engineering
  • Analytical Methods for Engineers 
  • Statistical Process Control 
  • Electrical and Electronic Principals 
  • Work Place study & Ergonomics 

Bridging Subject: Work Measurement & Methods Summer 2018 - for those progressing onto the BEIE Course in September 2018.

 

 

 

Timetables

Timetable/Schedule

Nights: Tuesday & Thursday - 6.30pm to 9.30 pm

Commencing 6th March

Entry Requirements
General Requirements
IELTS minimum of 5.5 or Equivalent for international applicants. Recognition for prior learning (RPL) is applied and work experience is taken into account.
Fees

Direct Debit Scheme

Students wishing to pay for their fees monthly may avail of our direct debit scheme, please download our Fee Payment Information document to review the payment plan schedule and how to apply.

Sponsorship

Is your company paying for your course?

They will need to complete a Griffith College Sponsorship Form and send this to the Student Fees Office:

  • Post: Student Fees, Griffith College Dublin, South Circular Road, Dublin 8
  • Email: accounts@griffith.ie:

All QQI accredited programmes of education and training of 3 months or longer duration are covered by arrangements under section 65 (4) of the Qualifications and Quality Assurance (Education and Training) Act 2012 whereby, in the event of the provider ceasing to provide the programme for any reason, enrolled learners may transfer to a similar programme at another provider, or, in the event that this is not practicable, the fees most recently paid will be refunded.

Please Note: A registration fee of Euro 250.00 is applicable each academic year in addition to the fees quoted below.

Price: €3,560 in total which includes registration fees.

How to Apply
Progression
Career Progression: 

The BTEC Higher National Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering has also been developed with career progression and recognition by professional bodies in mind. This programme has been designed to improve the career prospects of candidates who are working or wish to work in the field of engineering. Candidates typically take up post as test, or research and development technicians, technical representatives, engineering plant technicians, junior engineers and / or production technicians. It provides them with work-related skills, an appreciation of industry requirements and broad knowledge and understanding of engineering. Holders of the HND ME may apply for progression to the Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering.

Get in Touch

If you would like to find out more about this course, please do not hesitate in contacting a member of our admissions team.