Course Information

Pearson BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (90-credit)

Pearson
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Full-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 01 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Uel.Little@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 01 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Uel.Little@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 01 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Uwe.Klein@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 01 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Uwe.Klein@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 01 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Time: 09:00–17:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: Brian.McIlduff@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 01 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Time: 09:00–17:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: Brian.McIlduff@swc.ac.uk

Description

Pearson BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering is designed to equip learners with the knowledge and understanding required for success in a range of mechanical and electrical/electronic engineering occupations. The qualification is also suitable for learners who have not yet decided on a particular engineering specialism and who wish to gain a broader understanding of engineering.

Additional Information

Students will be given the opportunity to learn about the many different roles available in the engineering Industry through site visits and engineering talks from high calibre industry leaders.

Course Content

Students will gain a foundation in the core disciplines of mechanical and electrical/electronic engineering. College facilities, such as the new state of the art Idea/STEM/Crest Centre with 3D printers and the latest prototyping technology, provide an opportunity for project-based learning. With a fully equipped Robotics Lab, Hydraulics/Pneumatics Lab and Workshop with the latest cutting edge technology, students will gain an understanding of industry standard equipment.

Core Modules

Delivery will be on a full time basis.

  • Mandatory Units:
  • • Health and Safety in the Engineering Workplace
  • • Communications for Engineering Technicians
  • • Mathematics for Engineering
  • Specialist Units (Sample)
  • Mathematics for Engineering Technicians
  • • Engineering Drawing for Technicians
  • • CAD
  • • Engineering Secondary and Finishing Techniques and Processes
  • • Selecting and Using Programmable Logic Controllers.

    Optional Modules

    Parametric Modelling and Welding

    Assessment Method

    To successfully achieve this qualification a learner must complete all units. Assessment is by means of a series of internally set assignments and projects.

    Progression Opportunities

    This qualification is equivalent to AS Levels and upon completion learners can choose to progress to an Extended Diploma in Engineering.

  • Entry Requirements

    Four GCSEs at Grades A*-C including Maths or BTEC Level 2 Certificate or Diploma in a related subject (Merit or Distinction grade) with Essential Skills. Entry is subject to a successful interview.