If you are interested in a career in any engineering discipline, plan to go on to university or a Higher or Degree Apprenticeship, then this course could be an ideal choice. This practical course will see you develop both hands-on skills and academic knowledge of Engineering.
- Average point score* of 4.5 or above, calculated from all GCSE subjects. Your point score MUST include at least five GCSEs at grade C/4 or above - including English Language or Maths
- If your English Language is a D/3, your Maths must be at least a C/4 and vice versa
- Grade B/5 or above in GCSE Maths
To study this course you will ideally be studying A-Level Maths and another Engineering related A-Level, so that you have the best chance of progression into Higher Education or a Higher or
What will I study?
- Health & Safety in the Engineered Workplace
- Mechanical Principles & Applications Mathematics for Engineering Technicians
- Electrical and Electronic Principles and Engineering Project.
Teaching is a mixture of classroom based theory and practical work; you’ll learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. All of the work will be assessed through coursework.
What could I do next?
This course will give you a choice of opportunities once you have completed it.
You could decide to go on to study a degree in a wide range of Engineering disciplines, or you could progress to a Higher Level Apprenticeship in a variety of different engineering companies. You could go directly into employment in a variety of engineering disciplines, such as a Technician or Technician Engineer.