Engineering (Mechanical) Level 2 at Blackburn College
This new Level 2 Mechanical Engineering course started in September 2013 in the new STEM centre. A new workshop facility with the latest engineering technology will be used to teach students interested in Engineering. By the end of this course students will be more employable and have a good understanding of what engineering employers require. Progression to the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Mechanical Engineering will be available on successful completion of this course.
The units studied on this course are:
- Engineering environment awareness
- Engineering techniques
- Engineering principles
- Mechanical principles
- Mathematics for Engineers
- Engineering materials
- Basic measuring, inspection and mechanical testing
Entry requirement for the course are 4 GCSE's grade D or above. A grade C in mathematics is desirable but not essential.
The course is assessed by a series of assignments, internally assessed exams & practical assessments.
Following this course you may seek full time employment within the engineering industry or further study, such as the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Mechanical Engineering.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Blackburn College directly.