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Engineering Level 3 Extended Diploma at South Essex College

Course description

This course will give you a broad knowledge of engineering as preparation for employment or higher education.

Completing this course will give you an Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering.


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Entry requirements

  • health and safety in the engineering workplace
  • communications for engineering technicians
  • engineering project
  • mathematics for engineering technicians
  • mechanical principles and applications
  • electrical and electronic principles
  • maths and English


  • two GCSEs at grade C or above including science, in addition to maths at grade four or above and English at grade four or above, or
  • four GCSEs at grade C or above, including maths, English and science, or
  • Engineering Level 2 Extended Certicate, maths at grade four or above and English at grade four or above, or equivalent
  • successful attendance at interview event and satisfactory references

Financial information

  • coursework
  • exams

Future opportunities

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

Further information

  • higher education at university or college, including our HNC General Engineering at University Centre Thurrock

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 25 January 2017
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