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Engineering Technologies (Level 3 EAL Diploma) - Full-time

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Course outline

This course is perfect if you would like to gain additional skills in a range of engineering disciplines. You’ll cover electrical, mechanical and maintenance engineering, opening up a huge range of careers.

You’ll learn more advanced skills to help you progress to a career in your choice of engineering specialisms.

You can expect hands-on practical and theoretical learning using industry-standard technology and equipment.

How to apply for this course

Apply online now for 2021/22.

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Location Date
Jesse Boot Avenue
Science Park
University Boulevard
Nottingham
NG7 2RU

Start: 6th September 2021

Course code: C000180 / Q001066

Qualification

EAL Level 3 Diploma in Engineering Technologies

Duration

1 year

Level Level 3
Entry requirements

You’ll need 5 GCSEs at grades 9–4 (A*–C), including English Language and Maths – both of these must be grades 9–4 (A*–C) or Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths, or a relevant Level 2 vocational qualification which must include engineering skills in welding and CAD, with English and Maths GCSE grades 9–4 (A*–C).

Assessment

There is continuous assessment of each unit. You will show evidence of competence through practical assessments, an online test and producing a personal portfolio of evidence.

As part of your programme you will need to complete a minimum of two days’ work experience each academic year in your subject area. You will have to find the placement and keep a log book for reference.

Progression

Choose to follow with a higher education course at Nottingham College or to progress into a career in the engineering industry.

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!

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