Engineering

BTEC Level 3

REASONS TO STUDY THIS COURSE

Combine this with other subjects at Priestley to develop a range of skills and provide the qualifications required for a career in Engineering.

A programme can be tailored specifically to meet your needs and combined with AS subjects such as Electronics / Graphics / 3D Design / ICT and many more.

Ideal if you do not want to take a purely academic style AS Level programme.

You will develop a wide range of practical and transferable skills.

 

WHAT YOU WILL STUDY

Year 1 – Mathematics for Engineering, Science for Engineering, Principles of Electronic and Electrical Engineering.

Year 2 – Principles of Mechanical Engineering plus coursework style units in Electronic Design and in Computer Aided Design.

 

HOW YOU WILL BE ASSESSED

Year 1 – three exams

Year 2 – one exam and two internally-assessed units

 

PROGRESSION

The natural progression routes are on to full-time degree courses or directly into an apprenticeship or job. We have designed this programme to equip students to progress into electrical or electronic apprenticeships or design or computing-based careers. The skills you will develop will be in demand across a range of practical and technical careers.