Engineering, Diploma Level 3
- September 2021, Full Time
This course will develop your understanding of the engineering world, the different sectors and how they impact on our lives.
You will learn about the key engineering principles in more detail, such as CAD design, materials, pneumatics, hand fitting and maintenance for manufacturing. You will also look at how to develop new ideas and turn innovative engineering design into business success. Throughout the Diploma programme you will get lots of practical experience, with the chance to work in teams with your fellow students. You can also complete additional subjects to help you progress into an engineering career.
Students will also take Functional Skills in English, Maths or GCSE depending on grades. Help will be available for those who require additional support for Maths and English and any other form required.
Why Our College?
All our engineering students will learn in our specialist workshops using the latest equipment and technology.
Specialist aviation facilities
Our aviation engineering courses are taught in the world class International Aviation Academy Norwich.
Designed with employers
All of our engineering, automotive, and aviation courses have been designed with local and national engineering employers
Five GCSEs at A*-c or 9-4 including Maths, English and Science, or a level 2 Diploma in a relevant subject. Mechanical aptitude would be an advantage but is not essential.
The Level 3 Diploma Engineering is an ideal course for you if you are interested in engineering and would like to explore your opportunities within this innovation-led industry.
Continuous by means of assignment, practical assessment and on-line examinations.
The Level 3 Diploma Engineering is designed to keep your options open; it could lead to another Level 3 Diploma course, or to an Apprenticeship with an employer.
During the programme you will find out about a wide range of careers available within the engineering industry to help you plan for the future. You could seek work in a variety of different engineering settings ranging from maintenance to design and development.
If you are a UK or home- fee status student and aged 16-18 on the 31st August before the start of your course, tuition fees are free. If you are aged 19 years and over please contact the Advice Shop In addition to this there will be costs for Uniform of steel toe capped boots, trousers and logo shirt. Approximate costs £40 Please check our Finance pages for information on financial support, fee information and student travel offers that are available. Alternatively, please contact the Advice Shop.