Course overview

Engineering Technology Level 2 City of Bristol College

This one-year Level 2 Diploma course serves as an introduction to engineering whether you plan to enter employment upon course completion, or progress your education right up to university level. You may even be working in engineering at the moment and need to increase your skills to support career development.

Dates and applications

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Engineering Technology Level 2 Parkway Centre / AEC
Bristol
Course Code
LPF1216C01-1
Dates
05/09/2022 - 27/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Groups (mixed days)
Hours per week
10.50
Start Time
10:30
Location
Parkway Centre / AEC
Fee
This course costs £993. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LPF1216C01-1 05/09/2022 - 27/06/2023 1 years Groups (mixed days) 10.50 10:30 Parkway Centre / AEC
This course costs £993. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Additional information

Who is this course for?

Interested in the design and manufacture of engineering products? Do you have a lively and enquiring mind, an interest in engineering products and services and a willingness to explore new ideas then, this course could be for you. Although you need not have studied engineering previously you will still be expected to show an aptitude for the subject. This might be demonstrated by work experience you have had in an engineering environment or via study of Design and Technology subjects at GCSE level.

What you'll learn

Throughout this highly practical course you will follow a programme of education that will cover the knowledge, understanding and competencies required for employment within the engineering industry. You also will have an opportunity to work with new technologies and study the manufacture of engineering products.

Course entry requirements

To join this course you will need 3 GCSEs at grade 3 or above to include Maths, Science and English.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

The course is delivered through a combination of formal teaching, class exercises, individual and team assignments, laboratory exercises/assignments, case studies, videos and equipment testing and measurement.

Future career and study opportunities

Future career opportunities include potential employment in a wide range of engineering companies or progression to higher level courses i.e. BTEC Diploma in Engineering Level 3 and apprenticeships.

Additional costs

You will need to provide your own personal protective equipment (PPE) in the form of boots and uniform/clothing. You will also need pens, books, drawing equipment and a scientific calculator.

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