Engineering and Manufacturing
During this 2-year programme, students will develop the core knowledge and skills that are needed for entry to a range of design and development occupations for engineering and manufacturing.
WHAT YOU CAN DO WITH THIS T LEVEL
This course is suitable for anyone interested in a career in design and development for engineering and manufacturing. Career options might include:
3D PRINTING TECHNICIAN
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN ON THIS COURSE
Students will develop an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the sector, including:
working within the Engineering and Manufacturing Sectors – an understanding of how materials, conditions and context influence design processes and products
essential mathematics for engineering and manufacturing – a knowledge and understanding of mathematics including standard matrices and determinants and standard trigonometry
materials and their properties – understanding material processing techniques and their effects on materials and material quality, the condition of materials, how these are managed, and materials testing methods and techniques
business, commercial and financial awareness - basic commercial principles including commercial priorities and markets, customers/clients/partners and resource allocation
OPTIONS TO SPECIALISE
In addition to the core content, each student will also complete at least one module of occupation-specific content.
The specialisms available in the Design and Development for Engineering and Manufacturing T Level are:
electrical and electronic engineering
control and instrumentation engineering