Engineering

Qualification: BTEC Subsidiary Diploma
Level 3

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About the course

This is designed to give you the necessary knowledge, understanding and abilities that you need for a career in advanced level engineering. With excellent progression routes to work or university, it is a superb alternative to studying traditional A-Levels.

What you will learn
  • Mechanical principles
  • Electrical and electronic principles
  • Engineering materials
  • Drawing for technicians (CAD)
  • Health and safety
  • Communications
  • Mathematics in engineering
Facilities

City College boasts specially designed and fully equipped workshops which provide realistic working environments

  • Extensive fabrication & welding workshops
  • Machining workshop
  • Electronics workshop
  • Modern CAD 2D and 3D equipment & software
Entry requirements
  • 5 GCSEs grade A*-C/9-4 (including English, maths and science) or
  • Level 2 in Engineering

You will be required to attend an interview at the College prior to enrolling onto this course.

Dates, times & fees
Start Date Course Times Duration Campus Fees
04/09/17 1 year Main
What next?
  • Second year of study with the Extended Diploma in Engineering
  • University / Higher education e.g. HNC in Engineering
  • Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering
  • Work in engineering at technician or skilled craftsperson level