Level 3

Engineering Level 3 National Foundation Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
2 YEARS SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Luckyn Lane Campus, Stephenson Road Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
2 YEARS SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Luckyn Lane Campus, Stephenson Road Campus

Overview

This course will give you a broad knowledge of engineering as preparation for employment or higher education.

The qualification comes in two parts consisting of a first year followed by a second year. Completing both parts will give you an Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering.

Predicted Grades

Please be rest assured that we will continue to make an offer based on your predicted grades or by alternative assessments for entry conditions based on your circumstances.

Entry Requirements

  • Four GCSEs at grade four/grade C or above, including maths, English and science, or
  • Engineering Level 2 Extended Certificate, plus maths and English at grade four/grade C or above, or equivalent
  • Successful attendance at interview

Course Structure

  • Engineering principles
  • Engineering processes
  • Product design and manufacture
  • Commerical and quality principles
  • CAD
  • Electronic and electrical testing
  • Mechanical measurement

Assessment & Feedback

  • Coursework
  • Exams

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment.

What Next...

Higher education at university or college, including our HNC General Engineering at University Centre Thurrock.