Engineering - Level 2

Course Code: EC1FE412

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Start DateLocationDuration
05/09/2022Bispham Campus1 YearApply

Course Overview

Begin your career in engineering with this level 2 course. The focus is on developing your knowledge application, your experimental and practical engineering techniques, and preparing you to professionally present your findings. You will also work towards achieving your GCSEs in Maths and English so that by the end of course you are fully prepared to progress to one of our level 3 options. Here at B&FC, we are an enthusiastic, expert and experienced team, and fully committed to helping you develop the skills, knowledge and experience needed to become a fully qualified engineer.

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs grade 3 - 1 including English and Maths

  • a successful interview with a tutor
  • the ability to study independently
  • a genuine interest in the subject
  • hardworking approach towards the industry

Qualification Obtained

BTEC First Certificate in Engineering

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

This highly practical course is made up of the following:

  • engineering practical (workshop-based, typically 7 hours per week)
  • engineering/industry theory (class-based, typically 6 hours per week)
  • work experience/work placement
  • higher education study skills
  • tutorial

Our expert tutors understand that everyone learns in different ways so they use a range of teaching methods to enable everyone to achieve their potential.

Each week consists of around 16 timetabled hours, which includes 3 hours’ independent study.

We will provide you with lots of support, including regular target setting and progress reviews.

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

European Structural and Investment Funds
Council for Independent Education
European Social Fund
Lancaster University
Disabled Confident
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