This course will help develop your Engineering skills to keep up with rapidly developing technologies. It will give you the knowledge and skills you will need to meet the needs of modern engineering industries.
One year full time course, broadly equivalent to 4 GCSE's at C grade, aimed mainly at school leavers. You will have the opportunity to learn about the design, development, manufacture and maintenance of engineering products and systems. It is largely classroom based with one two hour practical workshop event per week.
Key units that you will learn on this course are:
4 GCSEs at A*-D or acceptable alternatives, must include English Language, Maths and Science.
The level 2 diploma consists of 12 units. Assessment is a mixture of external and internal assessment. 2 units are externally assessed with students sitting one hour exams. The remaining units are marked internally via set assignment work.
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering or an Apprenticeship
Will this course suit me?
This course would suit students who are looking for a career in product design, aerospace, manufacturing, electronics, electrical engineering, or the automotive industry as a project leader or designer.
Personal Study Time:
You are expected to work independently on project work away from the college.
You will be required to own PPE for the course (boots & overalls).