BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Engineering (Part-Time)

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Please note, Apprenticeships and Advanced Apprenticeships are not available to International students.

Course Content

This is a two year, part-time course in Engineering and provides the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills in the design, development and manufacture of engineering products and systems. The content of the course is intended to support those employed in engineering organisations either as an apprentice or trainee. Learning is achieved through the completion of projects and assignments based on realistic industrial based engineering scenarios. The Level 3 Diploma is equivalent to two A Levels and allows progression onto an part-time HNC/HND in Engineering.

 

  • Engineering Drawing
  • Electrical and Electronic Principles
  • Applications of Mechanical Systems and Technology
  • Communications for Technicians
  • Engineering Project
  • Mathematics for Technicians
  • Health & Safety
  • Materials, CAD and CNC (if you are following a manufacturing route)
  • Maintenance, Industrial Process Controllers and Electrical Technology (if you are following a maintenance path)

 

Students are assessed during the course through assignments, projects, laboratory work and tests. The Project and Communications units may have input from employers.

Entry Requirements

GCSE grade C/4 in Mathematics and Science and two other GCSEs grade C/4 including English Language, or a Level 2 Diploma in Engineering (Overall Grade: Merit); with Merits in the Mathematics and Science units. Satisfactory reference and interview.

Duration and Delivery

Two years, day release, one day a week in College.

Progression

On successful completion of this course students can progress to a Higher National Certificate or a Higher National Diploma Course in Engineering subject to meeting all entry criteria.

Additional Information

For further information please contact Sandra Schia, Engineering on 020 8268 2980 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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