Level 1 – Engineering & Manufacturing Technology
Using the latest suite of advanced engineering resources, the one-year Level 1 - Engineering & Manufacturing Technology has been designed for school leavers to support their development as engineers, enabling them to progress to recognised vocational qualifications relevant to the sector. A key part of the course is the development of English and Mathematics to GCSE level.
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
The city of Derby and the surrounding area is world renowned for its engineering and manufacturing industry and is populated with world leading employers and their high quality supply chains.
The engineering sector is also still growing at a considerable rate, particularly with the development of new technologies which in turn has led to skill shortages and demand for high performing engineers.
Using the latest suite of advanced engineering resources, the one-year Level 1 – Engineering & Manufacturing Technology program has been designed for school leavers to support their development as engineers, enabling them to progress to recognised vocational qualifications relevant to the sector. A key part of the course is the development of English and Mathematics to GCSE level.
Achievement of the following GCSE grades are the minimum entry requirements for the course:
- English 2
- Maths 2
- Science 2
What will you learn?
The course will focus on GCSE resits in English and Mathematics.
The following Engineering topics will be covered on the course:
- Hand fitting
- Fluid Power
The completion of the Engineering components will lead to the award of a College certificate.
How will you learn?
This course will be delivered on-site.
What will you need to bring with you?
In addition to regular writing materials and a scientific calculator, specific PPE may need to be purchased for selected activities.
How will you be assessed?
You will be assessed by a variety of methods including:
- Written assignments
- Practical assessments
- Project work
- Examination – English and Maths
On successful achievement of the Introduction to Engineering and Manufacturing, you could progress to a Level 2 Engineering course at the College.
Alternatively, and with employment in a qualifying role, an apprenticeship in Engineering may be possible.
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Course Information for Employers
Information for Employers
This course could lead to one of these careers...
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Course Information Last Updated On: March 7, 2023 4:25 pm