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Engineering National Award Level 3 at Burford School and Community College

Course description

Level 3 Engineering is a new inspiring rigorous and practical subject that will allow students to move on to either university or to an apprenticeship at the end of the course.
The specification encourages learners to work accurately and to a very high standard using both topics set by the exam board and
designed by themselves

Course content

Materials Technology & Science
External examination
Mechanical Systems
Externally set & marked assignment.
Engineering Design
Internally centre assessed
Production & Manufacturing
Internally centre assessed

Entry requirements

Grade 4 in GCSE Engineering or Merit at Level 2 BTEC Engineering. At least Grade 4 in GCSE Mathematics and Grade 4 in GCSE Science.


The course consists of four units, all of which have to be successfully passed to achieve a qualification.

Further information

As well as the end of course exam, the course contains a substantial amount of coursework and is only suitable for students who can sustain dedication and self-motivation throughout a two year period.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Burford School and Community College directly.

Last updated date: 20 December 2017