Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Engineering

This part time 1-year programme is equivalent to 1 A level.


Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10470
Campus: Lisburn
Study Type: Part-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Manufacturing & General Engineering
Course Overview

This part time 1-year programme is equivalent to 1 A level.

This qualification is designed for learners who are interested in or who are already working within the engineering sector. This is ideal if you would like to progress to an HNC programme and have not already studied a Level 3 qualification.

This course contains 2 externally assessed modules, 1 of which must be completed within 1 week, this will require attendance for a third night during the assessment period.

Course Modules

Modules studied include:

  • Delivery of Engineering Processes Safely as a Team
  • Engineering Principles
  • Engineering Product Design and Manufacture
  • Computer Aided Design in Engineering 

 Modules studied include:

  • Delivery of Engineering Processes Safely as a Team
  • Engineering Principles
  • Engineering Product Design and Manufacture
  • Computer Aided Design in Engineering 

(Units may be subject to change) 

You want to pursue a career or are already employed in the Engineering industry.

It is also ideal if you would like to progress to an HNC programme and haven’t already studied a level 3 qualification

 

About Engineering Principles, Engineering Processes, Product Design and using CAD.

 

The practical focus of this course and the industry standard engineering equipment

 

Successful completion attaining a merit will lead to further study on our part time Higher National Certificate programme.

 

4 GCSEs grade C or above, to include Maths and English or equivalence.

An interview is required before enrolling on the course and there will be a short entry test on the day of enrolment to ensure that you are ready for the course.

 

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Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

We strive to ensure the description of courses on SERC's website and in publications is accurate. However, for various reasons there may be occasions when the College may need to change arrangements or be unable to deliver classes due to circumstances such as reduced funding. If there are insufficient numbers applying for a course it may not be viable to deliver the class.

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