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BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Aeronautical Engineering at Kingston College

Course description

Due to the recent increase in demand for both professional engineers and aircraft engineers in particular, Kingston College is now offering this course as a pathway into the aerospace industry. On completing the course successful students will be eligible to either progress on to higher education programmes or apply for industry apprenticeship schemes in the civil and military sectors to train as licensed aircraft engineers.

Course content

Units studied include: Avionic Systems, Human Factors, Airframe Systems, Properties and Applications of Engineering Materials, Communications for Technicians, Engineering Project, Further Mathematics (option), Aircraft Mechanical Science and Aircraft Workshop.

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Entry requirements

You will have achieved five GCSE grades A*-C/9-4 which must include Mathematics, English and Science with a grade B/5 in either Mathematics or Science. You may qualify for entry from a Level 2 Engineering qualification where you have achieved a Merit overall with a Distinction in the Mathematics and Science units.

GCSE Mathematics and English at grade C/4 are also required.

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Future opportunities

Higher Education, Apprenticeship or employment.

Further information

For more information please contact our Admissions Team on 020 8268 3073 or email


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kingston College directly.

Last updated date: 06 October 2017
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