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Systems & Control A Level at Bourne Grammar School

Course description

The specification is designed to teach students 21st century electronics and manufacturing skills, which will enable them to produce sophisticated electromechanical products from components, and to appreciate the workflow from research and design to the manufacture of the finished product. Systems and Control seeks to reflect the wide-ranging activities of professional engineers, and encapsulates mechanical, pneumatic and electronic systems and the way they can be combined to produce new products.
This popular and fast-growing course demands a high level of commitment, and offers substantial intellectual challenge. In order to achieve the highest grades, students will need to combine good mathematics, computing and science ability with creativity and common sense in order to produce working products and engineering solutions to overcome the inevitable problems that arise as the result of attempting to implement them. An interest in ICT, technology, science and mathematics is essential, as is an ability to come up with original ideas, an eye for good design, problem solving skills and perseverance.

Entry requirements

None.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bourne Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 24 October 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years

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