Key Stage 4
BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Engineering
The course introduces learners to a range of engineering skills and develops their understanding of engineering principles. The qualification is aimed at students who may wish to go on to college and study a First Diploma in Engineering, or move on to a higher level qualification such as a Level 3 BTEC National Certificate in Engineering that specialises in their preferred field. Alternatively students may wish to enter employment in the engineering sector at a junior/apprentice level.
The course consists of two compulsory units plus two specialist units.
- Working practices in Engineering
- Using and interpreting Engineering Information
- Using Computer Aided Drawing Techniques in Engineering
- Selecting and Using Secondary Machining Techniques to Remove Material