This course will provide you with the knowledge and understanding of the principles of Engineering, from design considerations to the latest manufacturing techniques.
Key Stage 4 Options Information
|Exam board: Pearson||
What is it like to study Engineering?
|Qualification: BTEC First in Engineering|
|Specification: Pearson BTEC First in Engineering|
The qualification consists of three components that will give students the opportunity to develop broad knowledge and understanding of engineering sectors and technical skills in designing and making.
Components 1 and 2 are assessed through internal assessment. Component 3 builds on the skills and knowledge learnt in components 1 and 2 and takes the form of a board set assignment which is externally marked.
Who is the course for?
This course is for those who have an interest in acquiring skills and knowledge relevant to Engineering.
- Have an interest in how things work.
- Have an interest in design
Be friendly and be able to get on with all kinds of people.
Please note that this course can be taught at either Level 1 or Level 2 standard depending on the preference of the individual student.
What will I do on the course?
You will study sector specific knowledge and skills in a practical learning environment including: