Electronics

The HNC in Electronics will enable candidates to develop knowledge, understanding and skills in a range of core electrical, analogue electronics and digital electronics principles and technologies and to apply a structured approach to high level language or assembly language programming with reference to applications within a microprocessor/embedded system.

The HND in Electronics will enable candidates to further develop candidates’ knowledge and skills in planning and project management and investigation skills. It will allow the candidate to gain an understanding of the external and internal factors that influence the performance of modern companies.

Candidate Information

The HNC in Electronics will enable candidates to develop knowledge, understanding and skills in a range of core electrical, analogue electronics and digital electronics principles and technologies and to apply a structured approach to high level language or assembly language programming with reference to applications within a microprocessor/embedded system. It will allow a degree of specialisation within the following areas: electronic and electrical principles, electronic construction and testing skills, printed circuit board design, manufacture and test, Programmable Logic Controllers, implementation of local area networks, further mathematical studies, information technology applications or employment experience. Find out more.

The HND in Electronics will enable candidates to further develop candidates’ knowledge and skills in planning and project management and investigation skills. It will allow the candidate to gain an understanding of the external and internal factors that influence the performance of modern companies and expand on the range of knowledge, understanding and skills of core electrical, analogue electronics and digital electronics principles and technologies included within the HNC.

Group Award Specification

Title: HNC/HND Electronics
Code: G7E8 15 and G7E9 16
Date: Version 10 (May 2015)
Download: HNC/HND Electronics Arrangements Document (785 KB)

Assessment Exemplars

Your centre's SQA Co-ordinator will have access to these HN assessment exemplars on SQA's website. Please approach them for copies.


 

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Active Electronic Circuits
DG2W 35
CB1996
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Analogue Electronic Principles
FY9T 34
FY9T 34/AEX001
1st Edition

 

 


 

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Applications of Programmable Logic Controllers
DG31 34
CB1967
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Business Awareness and Continuing Professional Development
DG3D 35
CB2113
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Combinational Logic
DG3C 34
CB1959
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Communication: Practical Skills
D77G 34
CB2176
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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DC and AC Principles
FY9E 34
FY9E 35/AEX001
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Electrical Networks and Resonance
DG3G 34
CB1965
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Electronic Construction Skills
DG3H 34
DG3H 34/AEX001
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Electronics Graded Unit 2
DG2V 35
CB2682
1st Edition - July 2005

 

 

 


 

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Electronic Testing Skills
DG3N 34
CB1979
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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High Level Language: External I/O Transfer
DG5A 35
CB2136
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Information Technology: Applications Software 1
D75X 34
CB2117
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Mathematics for Engineering 1: Electronics and Electrical
DG4H 33
CB1985
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Mathematics for Engineering 2
DG4L 34
CB1986
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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MCU/MPU I/O Hardware Control
DG5C 35
CB2103
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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MSI Devices
DG4Y 35
CB2104
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Power Supply Circuits
DG50 35
CB2105
1st Edition

 

 

 

 


 

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Programmable Logic Devices
DG52 35
CB2108
1st Edition

 

 

 

 


 

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Sequential Logic
DG53 34
CB2107
1st Edition

 

 

 

 


 

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Single Phase A.C. Circuits
DG54 34
CB2165
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Telecommunications Fundamentals
DG56 35
CB 2116
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Transmission Lines and Complex Waves
DG57 35
CB1966
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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HND Accounting Graded Unit 2 exemplar 2
DE65 35
CB3402
1st Edition, October 2006

 

 

 


 

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Income Tax
DE5K 35
CB2101
1

 

 

 


 

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Management Accounting for Decision Making
DE5A 35
CB1992
1

 

 

 


 

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Management Accounting for Planning & Control
DE58 35
CB1991
1

 

 

 


 

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Notes
Management Accounting Using Information Technology
DE9G 34
CB2135
1
This exemplar requires additional material available on 2 Floppy Disks, copies of which can be ordered by the centre's SQA Co-ordinator

 

 

 

 


 

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Marketing: An Introduction
DE3C 34
CB2129
1

 

 

 


 

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Payroll
DE61 34
CB2231
1
This exemplar requires additional material available on 2 Floppy Disks, copies of which can be ordered by the centre's SQA Co-ordinator.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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Active Electronic Circuits
DG2W 35
CB1996
1st Edition

 

 

 


 

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Project Management
D76J 35
CB2185
1

 

 

 


 

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Using Financial Accounting Software
DE59 34
CB3518
1

 

 

 


 

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Recording Financial Information
DE5D 34
CB2106
2, December 2006

 

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