NATIONAL N-DIPLOMA: ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Electrical Engineering is the discipline of Engineering that includes the design and development of new electrical equipment, together with solving problems and testing equipment. An Electrical Engineer applies the physics and mathematics of electricity, electromagnetism and electronics to both large and small scale systems. Pax College offers you a recognised qualification in Electrical Engineering which is designed to offer vast job opportunities for its graduates.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

Matric/Grade 12 or equivalent or NQF Level 4 Certificate or NC(V) Level 4 Certificate.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

Electrical Engineer
Electrician
Instrument Technician
Power Electrician
Self Employed Entrepreneur
Engineering Supervisor

COURSE  STRUCTURE:

N4

N5

N6

Mathematics

Mathematics

Mathematics

Engineering Science

Engineering Physics

Engineering Physics

Industrial Electronics

Industrial Electronics

Industrial Electronics

Electrotechnics

Electrotechnics

Electrotechnics

 

Power Machines

Power Machines

COURSE  STRUCTURE:

N4
Mathematics
Engineering Science
Electrotechnics
Industrial Electronics

N5
Mathematics
Engineering Physics
Industrial Electronics
Electrotechnics
Power Machines 

N6
Mathematics
Engineering Physics
Industrial Electronics
Electrotechnics
Power Machines 

DURATION

Each Level consists of 4/5 months theoretical training. It will take the student 15-18 months to complete the theoretical training for the N4/5/6 on a full time basis. Thereafter the student must complete 24 months relevant experiential/practical training to qualify for the National N Diploma in Electrical Engineering.

COURSE FEATURES

QUALIFYING/
REGULATORY BODIES:

Department of Higher Education and Training and QCTO

NQF LEVEL / CREDITS:

NQF level 6
360 credits (includes the 15-18 months theoretical N4/5/6 certificates plus 24 months relevant experiential training).