Mechanical Engineering Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma at Wigan & Leigh College
This course is highly valued by employers and universities. It will develop the knowledge and skills required in a wide range of engineering careers such as computer aided design, mechanical and manufacturing engineering and research and development.
The course is made up of 18 units which are: health and safety, communications, engineering project (double unit), mechanical principles and mathematics, primary forming processes, finishing and secondary processes, engineering materials, measurement & inspection techniques, electrical and electronic principles, electro pneumatic and hydraulic systems, engineering drawing, engineering design, CAD, CNC machining, business systems, further mathematics and further mechanical principles.
A minimum of 5 A*-C/ 4-9 GCSE subjects or equivalent including maths or English
Your programme of assessment will be by realistic workplace assignments and projects.
Courses are free for 16-19 year olds. For further information contact our Student Services team on 01942 761609.
This highly regarded course could take you into employment, university or other higher education courses here at the College.
You can expect to receive support from the course team in Mechanical Engineering and your Personal Tutor will help you attain your goal. The course delivery includes lectures, workshop practice and project work.
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.