Engineering Level 2

egg-timerFull Time
arrowLevel 2
hat16-18, Adult FT
calendar1 Year
pinLancaster & Morecambe College
Start date: 07/09/2020

The course covers knowledge required for a career in the in the engineering / power industries. There is strong element of mathematics and science including extended certificates in engineering and applied science & maths.
This course is aimed at preparing students to enter the world of engineering by giving them grounding in working safely and effectively plus interpreting and using engineering information together with an introduction to computer aided design (CAD).

Who is this Course for?

This course is designed for 16-18 year old and adult learners, the course will include a substantial amount of careers related learning designed to support progression to the suitable next step, this could include educational trips, employability skills and employer encounters such as guest speakers. For 16-18 year old learners this will be delivered as a study programme which includes math and English where applicable and work experience.

What progression and career opportunities will I gain?

On successful completion, you have the opportunity to progress to the Level 3 TechBac in Engineering, Level 3 Diploma in Engineering or an Engineering Apprenticeship. You can also enter employment in the engineering sector.

What are the entry requirements for the course?

4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or higher including maths or English OR a Level 1 related qualification PLUS grade D/3 or higher in maths or English.

Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.

What does the course involve?

You will study a number of units such as:

• Maths for Engineering Technicians and Using Mathematical Tools in Science.

• Interpreting and Using Engineering Information and Engineering Maintenance Procedures.

• Application of Physical Science and Chemistry and Our Earth

• Biology and Our Environment and Energy and Our Environment

All LMC students will receive tutorial support.

All students aged 16-19 are required to study functional English and maths qualifications or GCSE Maths and/or English if not already awarded a GCSE grade C/4 or higher in these subjects. Students aged 19+ are strongly encouraged to take relevant maths and English qualifications to support progression to further or higher education, training or employment.

How will I be Assessed?

This course is continuously assessed using a range of methods including projects, practical performance, coursework, online exams and assignments.

What qualification will I get?

On completion of this course you will receive the Edexcel BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Engineering, plus Functional Skills qualifications.

What do I do Next?

For information, advice and guidance or to apply please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521385 or 0800 306 306

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