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Engineering

Course Code: ECE2

Level: 2
Subject area: Engineering, Automotive & Marine
Awarding body: Pearson
Qualification: BTEC
Course type: Full-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: One year
When you'll study: Three days a week 9.00am - 4.00pm

About the course

You will study a broad range of sector specific units giving you a good foundation for a career in engineering. The range of units covered will enable you to progress onto an Apprenticeship or further study within any engineering sector.

What you'll learn

The course covers: investigating the engineered world and products; interpreting engineering information; mathematics for engineers; health and safety; and a range of units covering computer aided engineering, maintenance and materials.

Entry requirements

You will need to have a grade 3 in GCSE English, Maths and Science.

Assessments/Exams

The course includes two externally assessed (examined) units and the rest are internally assessed through a range of written assignments, presentations, skills observations and team work exercises.

What's next?

On successful completion and improving English and Maths GCSEs to grade 4 or higher, you will be able to progress to the BTEC Level 3 Foundation and Extended Diploma Courses in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2020/21 (August 2020 – July 2021). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2021/22.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)

Part-time

Course Code: ECE2

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: Not applicable to this course

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
This course is not usually available to this age group. Please contact info@cityplym.ac.uk or phone reception on 01752 305 300 for advice.
24+

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.