Course Code: EC1FE444 Engineering and Manufacturing (Design and Development) - T Level Next course dates Start dateLocationDuration 04 Sep 2023 Bispham Campus 2 Years Apply now Overview Is this course for me? What will I learn? How will I be assessed? Key information Course SummaryAn introduction to Engineering and Manufacturing, designed to help students choose a specific pathway and specialism once the common core is delivered. It covers the theoretical and practical knowledge of the Engineering and Manufacturing industry and various disciplines across all sectors that are indicative to the industry. Students gain an understanding of what theoretical principles and practices integral to the industry and sector are required to work in it. Students will develop their knowledge and understanding of, and skills in: • Working within the engineering and manufacturing sectors. • Engineering and manufacturing past, present and future • Engineering Representations • Essential Mathematics for Engineering and Manufacturing • Essential Science for Engineering and Manufacturing • Materials and their Properties • Mechanical Principles • Electrical and Electronic principles • Mechatronics Engineering • Manufacturing control systems • Quality Management • Health and Safety principles and coverage • Business, commercial and financial awareness • Professional responsibilities, attitudes and behaviours • Stock and asset management • Continuous Improvement • Project and programme management Entry Requirements5 GCSEs grade 4 or above in English and Maths along with the following: • A successful interview with a tutor • The ability to study independently • A genuine interest in the subject • Good communication skills • Hardworking approach towards the industry All 16-18 year-old applicants will be invited to attend an interview to meet a tutor and ask any questions they may have about the course. Personal Protective Equipment Please note: Where wearing PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) is a mandatory requirement of the course, it is the responsibility of the learner to ensure that they are able to wear such equipment. Further information can be obtained at the IAG session which all applicants are invited to or by calling Course Enquiries on 01253 504343. Qualification ObtainedT Level Technical Qualification in Design and Development for Engineering and Manufacturing Industry Placement and Field TripsTrips and site visits may be subsidised by the college. You will need steel toe cap boots for site visits and trips. Assessment Methods• 2 x 2.5 hour exams – 35% weighting each • 1 x 24 hour employer set project – 30% weighting Exam Dates – May/June Employer Set Project window – March/May Other Costs and Equipment NeededYou would be expected to have access to a computer with internet access. You will have access to a free download of Microsoft office 365 and AutoCAD using your student email address. Tuition Fees Students who are 18 or under and resident in the EU pay no course fees. Regulation and Accreditation Accrediting Institution: N/A Awarding Body: City and Guilds Regulatory Body: Ofsted Terms and Conditions Read our full terms and conditions for more information.