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Part-time Programmes (Post-secondary 3)

Certificate of Vocational Education (Electrical Engineering)

Programme code FS312977

Duration of Study
3 Years
[Students are required to follow the programme arrangements stipulated by YC, on average 1 day and 1-2 evenings per week, normally 3 semesters per academic year]
Mode of Study
Part-time (Day)
Offering Campus(es) / Venue(s)
Youth College (Kwai Chung)
Entrance Requirements
Completion of Secondary 3 OR Equivalent
Programme Content
The programme aims at equipping registered apprentices with sound technical knowledge and practical skills of electrical engineering. Vocational modules include Engineering Science, Electrical Principles, Electrical Installation, Electronic Principles, Motors and Transformer, Single Phase and 3 Phase Circuit, Electrical Control Circuit, Programmable Logic Controller Programming etc.

Required No. of Credits for Graduation: 185
Career Prospects
Graduates could be employed as office maintenance electrician, electrical installation electrician and electrical services fitter. With relevant working experience, they may apply for Grade 'A' electrical worker registration.
Graduates can further their study in the Diploma of Vocational Education (DVE) programme. Holders of Diploma of Vocational Education are considered having met the general entrance requirements of Higher Diploma programmes (not applicable to programmes with specific entrance requirements). Please refer to the details of Higher Diploma programmes in this homepage.
Professional Recognition
This programme is recognised by the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department of the HKSAR Government as satisfying the academic requirements for the registration as Grade 'A' electrical worker.
  1. For some modules of the programmes, the medium of instruction and assessments is English.
  2. Students may be required to attend classes on other VTC campuses. VTC reserves the right to cancel any programme, revise programme content or change the offering institute(s) / campus(es) / class venue(s) if circumstances so warrant.