Level 4 in Computer Aided Design and Manufacture
The course is studied over a period of 17 weeks and comprises a single unit accreditation for Unit 23: Computer Aided Design and Manufacture (CAD/CAM) from the Pearson BTEC HNC Engineering qualification.
Among the topics included in this unit are: programming methods, component set-up, tooling, solid modelling, geometry manipulation, component drawing, importing solid model, manufacturing simulation, data transfer, CNC machine types and inspections
Contact Hours Per Week 3 hours contact time to include practical classes, lectures, workshops or tutorials
Personal Study to include Practical Assessments
A further 3 hours maximum studying and preparing assessments in your own time per week, including use of online materials
General Entry Requirements:
- A minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade C or above to include:
- GCSE English Language Grade C or above OR Pass in Level 2 Essential Skills Literacy
- GCSE Mathematics Grade C or above OR Pass in Level 2 Essential Skills Numeracy
- A minimum of 64 UCAS points
English Language Requirements for International students:
- Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) level B2
- IELTS 6.0 (minimum of 5.5 in all skills)
- PTE 51 Or an approved equivalent test in English
Equivalent qualifications include:
- Grade C (or above) in GCSE English
- Successfully completion of a Level 3 Vocational Programme with assessments completed in English Language
- Essential Skills in Literacy (Level 2)
- ESOL Level 2
Tier 4 Students:
SERC will only accept a Secure English Language Test (SELT) for issuing a Certificate of Acceptance for Studies (CAS)
- Successful completion of the admissions process
- Provide evidence of ability to undertake the programme by meeting the requirements for the accreditation of prior experiential learning. Further details on APEL can be found in the admissions section
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This course comprises single unit accreditation for Unit 23: Computer Aided Design and Manufacture (CAD/CAM) from the Pearson BTEC HNC Engineering qualification.
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