This course is perfect if you like designing and making things and would like a career in the engineering sector. This new T Level combines workshop- and classroom-based study with at least nine weeks on industry experience with an employer.
A T Level is a nationally-recognised qualification that is worth the same number of UCAS points as 3 A levels and is accepted by universities. It is an examination-based qualification with a placement element.
You will develop an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the sector, including:
- Within the Engineering and Manufacturing Sectors – an understanding of how materials, conditions and context influence design processes and products
- Essential mathematics for engineering and manufacturing – a knowledge and understanding of mathematics including standard matrices and determinants and standard trigonometry
- Materials and their properties – understanding material processing techniques and their effects on materials and material quality, the condition of materials, how these are managed, and materials testing methods and techniques
- Business, commercial and financial awareness - basic commercial principles including commercial priorities and markets, customers/clients/partners and resource allocation
In addition to the core content, you will also complete the manufacturing specialism.
The T Level includes a minimum of nine weeks working with an employer on an industry placement.
Jesse Boot Avenue
Start: Monday 2nd September 2024
Course code: C049548 / Q049549
T Level Technical Qualification in Engineering, Manufacturing, Processing and Control
You need a minimum of five GCSEs at grade 5 or above, including English and Maths at grade 5.
This course is for students aged 16-18 only.
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You will complete a range of externally-assessed projects including written exams and employer-set projects alongside completing 315 hours of relevant industry experience.
You can progress onto an Apprenticeship, into Higher Education or into employment in a variety of roles, such as: