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Engineering at Ysgol Gyfun Dyffryn Teifi

Course description

The course is offered to students with an interest in the engineering world, and wish to pursue a career in this field.
This course is run in conjunction with the engineering department at Coleg Sir Gâr.

Course content

Unit 1 - Health and Safety in the Engineering Workplace
Unit 2 - Mechanical Principles and Applications
Unit 3 - Electrical and Electronic Principles
Unit 4 - Aircraft Maintenance Practices
Unit 5 - Railway Infrastructure Construction and Maintenance
Unit 6 - Theory of Flight

Entry requirements

You will need the following qualifications:
 5 GCSE’s A*-C (including a B or higher in Mathematics and Science)
 An NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in Engineering
 Relevant Experience


Units will be assessed through:
 Continuous Assessment
 Tests and Examinations
 Presentations

Future opportunities

 Follow a career as an Engineering Technician
 Further/Higher Education
HND/HNC Mechanical Engineering
BEng/MEng Mechanical Engineering

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ysgol Gyfun Dyffryn Teifi directly.

Last updated date: 31 July 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September