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Engineering at St Birinus School

Course description


  • Unit 1 Theory of engineering principles, processes.
  • Unit 2 Role of the Engineer. A case study based on visits
  • Unit 3 Principles of Design, Planning and Prototyping.


  • Unit 4 Applied Engineering Systems.
  • Unit 5 The Engineering Environment. A case study.
  • Unit 6 Applied Design, Planning and Prototyping.

  • Entry requirements

    If you achieve at least 5 C grades or above or the equivalent youcould consider Advanced Level courses.

    However, for the majority of Level 3 subjects B grades at GCSEare required. Specific grade requrements for subjects are available from staff and will be discussed at interview .

    How to apply

    If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Birinus School directly.

    Last updated date: 09 June 2014

    Key information

    • Start date: Next September
    • Duration: 2 years