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Engineering Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma at Westminster Kingsway College

Course description

What will I study?
This is a general engineering course which will allow you to follow many pathways into the industry. This course could also help you if you have not decided which engineering pathway to follow.
You will study:
• Technical communications
• Mathematics
• Electrical and electronic principles and  projects
• Independent projects
• Mechanics
• Design and materials
On this course you will:
• Develop your research skills
• Advance your technical knowledge
• Design and create your own solutions to everyday engineering problems
• Develop your mathematical skills
• Complete a project on a related topic of your choice
You will be assessed internally by assignments, projects and coursework. You will also carry out  in-class  assignments  to  test  specific  skills and knowledge and your practical work will be observed. With extensive experience in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Westminster Kingsway College regularly hosts the Big Bang Science and Engineering Fair for London and has a very successful team of experienced engineering teachers who have helped many students follow their engineering aspirations.
On successful completion of the course, you could progress to university to study engineering in a variety of pathways or seek employment as a technician, trainee manager or junior engineer.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade C or above, including Maths with Functional Skills Maths and English at Level 2 and a good reference. Students currently studying an intermediate vocational course will need a full Level 2 Diploma with Merit in a related subject and GCSE Maths at grade C or above.

Further information

'To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 06 March 2017
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