If you're looking to develop the core knowledge and skills that are needed for entry to a range of engineering, manufacturing, process and control occupations, this 2-year course is for you!
Taught in our industry-leading £15m Institute of Technology, and with a minimum 9 weeks experience working with an employer on an industry placement, you'll develop an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the sector. You'll build your understanding of working in the sector, financial and economical impact, materials and their properties, and commerical markets.
There will also be the opportunity to specialise.
You 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
This course will be assessed using a variety of written and practical elements to demonstration your understanding and skills. You will also need to successfully complete your work placement.
You will be taught by our industry-experienced staff, who are passionate about ensuring our students reach their full potential.
This course is suitable for anyone interested in a career in maintenance, installation and repair for engineering and manufacturing.
Career options might include working as an engineering technician or in machining or fabrication.
Students can also use this T Level to progress to a related higher-level apprenticeship or course of study at a higher level.