Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Engineering Technologies Mechanical Engineering

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 3
Assessment: 60% Coursework, 40% Exam
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 3 entry requirements apply, plus Grade 4 in GCSE Maths, English and Science.

This one-year course is designed to allow you to gain a good grounding in the Engineering sector and develop the skills and knowledge required by industry.

The course is particularly suitable for you if:

  • You wish to become a Mechanical Engineer.
  • You are thinking about Mechanical Engineering as a career but would like some experience of the job role first, or wish to learn new skills.

Your Course

Subsidiary Diploma Units:

  • Engineering and Environmental Health and Safety
  • Mechanical Engineering Principles
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD) Techniques
  • Engineering Communications

Units:

  • Working Safely in an Engineering Environment
  • Working Efficiently and Effectively in Engineering
  • Using and Communicating Technical Information
  • Preparing and Using Lathes for Turning Operations
  • Preparing and Using Milling Machines
  • Producing Mechanical Engineering Drawings using a CAD System In addition, you will be expected to successfully complete a one-week work placement.

Your Future

On successful completion, you will be ideally placed to study for an Apprenticeship to earn as you learn continuing your studies or find work. This can also lead to students progressing to a range of Higher Education courses, including Higher National Diploma offered at Selby College.

Entry Requirements

 Standard Level 3 entry requirements apply, plus Grade 4 in GCSE Maths, English and Science.

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 3
Assessment: 60% Coursework, 40% Exam
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 3 entry requirements apply, plus Grade 4 in GCSE Maths, English and Science.

Apply for this course

Course Enquiry