Engineering - BTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma at Chichester College
The Level 3 Diplomas are academic based Engineering courses designed to give you the necessary knowledge, understanding and abilities that you need for a career in advanced level engineering. The cutting edge programme is exciting and rewarding with a strong vocational focus. It offers students a superb alternative to studying traditional A-levels with progression to University level study in a wide variety of engineering fields. The Extended Diploma is offered as a further year of study.
The 90-credit Diploma and Extended Diploma consist of a number of core and specialist units. The combination of units studied may vary but include: Core Units: • Health & Safety • Communications for Engineers • Project (double unit) • Mathematics for Engineers • Mechanical Principals • Electronic & Electrical Principals Specialist Units: • Computer Aided Design (CAD) • Computer Numerical Control (CNC) • Design • Materials • Programmable Logic Controllers • Microprocessor Systems • Electronic Circuit Design & Manufacture • Telecommunications • Commercial Aspects of Engineering • Electro, Hydraulic & Pneumatic Systems • Mechanical Applications
Taught sessions consist of a range of student centred theoretical and practical activities contextualised to the engineering environment and with a strong emphasis on independent discovery learning and team building.
This qualification is equivalent to three A-Levels therefore, applicants should achieve the following; 5 GCSEs at grade A*-C including Mathematics, English Language and Science.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chichester College directly.