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Electrical/Electronic Engineering BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at City of Westminster College

Course description

All students take mandatory core units plus optional units as follows:

Core units:

  • Health & Safety in the workplace
  • Communications for Technicians
  • Engineering Project
  • Mathematics for Technicians
  • Electrical and Electronic Principles

Optional units from :

  • Business Operations in Engineering
  • Engineering Design
  • Digital Systems
  • Analogue electronics
  • Engineering Materials
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Electronic devices
  • Electrical technology
  • Electronic measurement & testing
  • Electronic Fault finding
  • Mechanical principles
  • Further Electrical Principles
  • Further Mathematics for Technicians

Entry requirements

You will normally need to have one of the following: A merit level BTEC level 2 Diploma in a related subject. At least four GCSEs at grades A-C including Mathematics, English and Science.

Mature students may gain entry to the course by a successful interview. Students may also gain entry to the 2nd year of the course if they have already completed first year units.


Your progress will be assessed by the successful completion of College-devised assignments.

Future opportunities

The BTEC Extended Diploma is equivalent to 3 A levels. Many students progress from the course to University.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City of Westminster College directly.

Last updated date: 29 February 2016
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