Mechanical Engineering BTEC 90 Credit Diploma & Extended Diploma at NewVIc
This course will focus on developing knowledge of mechanical systems, Engineering design, analysing problems, designing and implementing solutions. It also provides in-depth knowledge of Engineering materials and applications.
The course will focus on:
- safety in engineering
- manufacturing methods
- Mechanical Science
- mechanical principles and applications
- materials technology
- Engineering drawing and design
- technical communications
- Engineering projects
On the course you will:
- develop your research skills
- advance your technical knowledge
- design and create your own mechanical solutions
- develop your mathematical skills
- complete a project on a related topic of your choice
Four or more GCSEs at grades A*-C, including Mathematics (grade 9-5). Students currently taking an intermediate vocational course will need a full Level 2 Subsidiary Diploma with Merit in a related subject and a grade 5 in Mathematics.
Assessment is through internally assessed assignments.
On completion of the course, you will be able to choose from a number of options including going to university to study Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering, Civil Engineering, Engineering or Business-related degrees. You could also seek employment as a Technician, Trainee Manager or Junior Engineer.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact NewVIc directly.