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Engineering & Motor Vehicle

Foundation Degree In Electrical and Electronic Engineering

This programme will suit students with an interest in electrical and electronic engineering. The Foundation Degree is a distinctive Higher Education qualification which combines academic and work based learning. It has been devised to enhance and fill the skill gaps for higher professional technicians or employees looking to up-skill.

Modules include: Engineering Science, Basic Engineering Analysis, Introduction to Electrical Design, Circuit Analysis, Signals and Systems, Electronic Circuits and Industrial Projects.

Entry Requirements

Entry criteria detail a typical offer but the College considers all applications on an individual basis which means that we could make offers based on qualifications, personal profile and experience. If you have any queries regarding your offer please contact our Admissions Team.

Typical offer: 2 A Levels at E grade or PP/PPP profile from a BTEC Level 3 qualification and five GCSEs at Grade C or above, to include English and Maths (or equivalent qualifications).

You may be able to demonstrate or have certificated prior learning that can be legitimately used to establish a later entry point into the course or provide exemption from modules. If you believe this is the case please contact the Course leader as soon as possible to discuss a recognition of prior learning application.

Career Prospects

The recognised progression route for this programme is the third year of the BEng Electronic and Electrical Engineering at Swansea University.

Graduates have employment prospects in industry, research centres and government for example: defence engineering, development engineering, research engineering and electrical engineers.

Study Mode




Course Length

2 years

Course Time



This programme is awarded by Swansea University.


The programme will include lectures, practical workshop and tutorialsessions. Dependent on the modules, assessment can vary between assignments, labs, class tests and end examinations.

Additional Notes

Tuition Fees: Please visit the fees page on the website to view the Higher Education Fees and Financial Support information for this programme.

You are required to provide sufficient stationery for to support your teaching and learning. Printing charges are 0.02p per black and white A4 and 0.06p for a colour A4. On enrolment you are allocated 3.00 for printing costs on your student ID card. Additional credits can be purchased in the libraries

A scientific calculator is required.

2 years PT, HE

Contact Details

Dr. Alan J. Miles 01639 648432