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A Level Professional Honours Programme - Engineering at Wigan & Leigh College

Course description

This new programme has been developed to provide you with the very best opportunities to enable you to develop

the essential skills needed to secure your chosen career path and for your future success. We have combined both traditional academic A Level subjects with essential professional related experiences

to offer you a comprehensive programme of study.

Course content

You will study 4 AS subjects in the first year: Maths, Computing Science, Physics and a further AS Level. You will have a dedicated Professional Development Day where you will further your studies and knowledge: Work experience, Performing Engineering Operations qualification (PEO), Extended Project Qualification.

Entry requirements


8 GCSEs graded 5-9 of which a minimum of 4 GCSEs graded 6-9 (including English, maths and science)


8 GCSEs graded A*-C of which a minimum of 4 GCSEs graded B (including English, maths and science)

Applicants will be invited to an interview and will also complete an entrance exam.


You will undertake external examinations, produce coursework and practical assessments.

Financial information

Courses are free for 16-19 year olds. For further information contact our Student Services team on 01942 761609.

Future opportunities

You will have the opportunity to apply for the very best universities, higher apprenticeships and employment.

Further information

You will have the opportunity to apply for one of the £2000 scholarships available. We work with leading and local employers to offer you valuable work experience.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 03 October 2016

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