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Engineering Level 2 BTEC Diploma at Mid Cheshire College

Course description

The programme is for school leavers wanting to gain qualifications in Engineering and are interested in gaining an apprenticeship in engineering or going to study at Level 3.

Course content

This course includes a Study Programme to provide learners with a coherent and enriching curriculum which will provide them with the academic, social and employability skills to progress to further or higher education or employment.

The content of the study programme is designed to broaden the learner experience beyond the main qualification of study.

The key theme of Study Programmes at Level 2 will be the development of occupational skills in a selected vocational area and the development of personal, social and employability skills with a view to raising aspirations.

As well as your core qualification you will study GCSE or Functional Skills English or Maths plus English and maths development as part of the core qualification.

Learners will also undertake personal progress planning and pastoral education. Plus additional personal development activity which may include work experience and projects.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade D or above or equivalent.


This will be through projects, assignments, practical work, individual and group work and written and oral presentations. Final assessment will be based on a portfolio of work, which you will produce over the year.

Future opportunities

On successful completion of this programme, you will be qualified to progress on to the Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Engineering, an Apprenticeship or employment within the engineering sector.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 08 April 2016

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