Welcome to The JCB Academy Sixth Form in Staffordshire, offering the BTEC National Level 3 Diploma in Engineering, which carries the academic weight of two A-levels. To provide a comprehensive educational experience, learners must also pursue an additional A-level alongside this diploma.
Our BTEC National Level 3 Diploma in Engineering has been specifically tailored for learners who aspire to establish careers in the engineering sector. This could involve pursuing higher level apprenticeships or continuing their education with an engineering degree course. The diploma is structured as a two-year study programme, and is typically undertaken in conjunction with one or more Level 3 qualifications.
The curriculum of our BTEC National Level 3 Diploma in Engineering aims to provide learners with a broad understanding of the engineering sector. This encompasses key aspects of mechanical, electrical, and manufacturing engineering, ensuring that graduates possess a well-rounded skill set for their future careers.
- Year 1
- Engineering Principles
- Engineering Materials
- Design and Manufacture
- Year 2
- Engineering Project
- Pneumatics and Hydraulics
- Electronic Devices and Circuits
- M.Eng and B.Eng undergraduate programmes at a range of top
- Higher apprenticeships with regional, national and international