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Engineering Diploma Level 3 at Stephenson College

Course description

The Advanced Diploma focuses on performance using practical skills, knowledge and understanding and is an ideal pathway to a range of careers within engineering.

Course content

You will cover a range of topics including health and safety, computer aided design, programmable logic controls, welding, electrical principles, mathematics and science, organisational efficiency and improvement. You will also learn functional skills which are English, Maths and ICT as required.This course may also (dependant on demand) be available as an Electrical, Mechanical or Multi-Skilled programme.
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Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade A-C (including Maths and Science) or an Intermediate Certificate in Engineering and Technology. Mature students (over 21) with relevant work experience need no formal entry requirement, however all students will have to attend an interview and take an Initial Assessment.


The programme is internally and externally assessed by achievement of practical assignments and multi-choice testing.

Financial information

Fully Funded

Future opportunities

The course is designed as a pathway into employment within the engineering sector or onto Higher Education e.g. HNC/HND or Foundation Degree in High Performance Engineering.

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How will I learn?

You will learn in state-of-the-art facilities, industry standard workshops and have access to the latest online learning materials delivered using Smartboards. A balance between theoretical and hands on approach ensuring that a broad skill base will also

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.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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