Engineering (T-Level)

Reasons to study this course

  • The T-Level is a new route to skilled employment equivalent to three A-Levels and combining classroom theory, practical learning and a significant industry placement.

  • Students will be seeking to progress to an engineering career and would like to start now with a substantial industry placement alongside classroom learning about workplace procedures and the maths and physics based knowledge and skills of engineering practise.  

What you will need to study this course

  • A desire for progression onto an engineering career through apprenticeship or University.

  • minimum GCSE Maths grade 6

  • minimum GCSE Physics/Science and English Language grade 5

What you will study

Core Content – maths, physics to support materials, mechanical, electrical, electronic and chemical engineering and business engineering to include manufacturing processes, health and safety, quality assurance and commercial awareness.

Occupational Specialism – Electrical and Electronic design bringing together your knowledge to design an electronic solution to a manufacturing problem eg an automated parcel sorting conveyor.

Industry placement of at least 45 days.

How you will be assessed

Core Content: exam and externally-set project

Occupational Specialism: practical assignments

Priestley Extra

Visits to local industry to increase understanding of engineering in the workplace. Students undertaking engineering courses have also taken part in hands-on practical activities at local universities.


A degree apprenticeship, university degree or skilled employment. An exciting career in the engineering sector.

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