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BTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in Engineering at Kingston College

Course description

The BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma is a full-time Engineering course and continues on from the one year, BTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in Engineering. This course is equivalent to three A Levels. It provides the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills in the design, development and manufacture and maintenance of engineering products and systems. The course is practical, work related and follows a manufacturing pathway developed by BTEC. Learning is achieved through the completion of projects and assignments based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands.

Course content

Three core units: Mathematics for Engineering Technicians, Health & Safety in the Engineering Workplace and Mechanical Principles and Applications.

Six centre defined units such as: Computer Aided Drafting for Technicians, Application of Mechanical Systems and Technology, Fabrication Processes and Technology, Engineering Drawing, Electrical Technology and a further engineering unit.p>

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Entry requirements

Minimum of GCSE grade B/5 in Mathematics and Science and a minimum of grade C/4 in English and at least two other GCSEs, or a Level 2 Engineering vocational qualification at Merit level including Mathematics and Science units.

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Future opportunities

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering, employment, Higher Education or Apprenticeships.

Further information

For more information please contact our Admissions Team on 020 8268 3073 or email


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kingston College directly.

Last updated date: 06 October 2017
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