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Mechanical Engineering (Level 5 Higher Level Apprenticeship)

Engineering

Course Overview

This programme enables employees to undertake a Level 5 Foundation Degree in Mechanical Engineering validated by Ulster University.

Please note - you must upload a CV and personal statement in support of your application
  • Start Date
    6 Sep 2021
  • Study Mode
    Part-Time
  • Duration
    34 Weeks
  • Campus
    Strand Road

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
  • Course: Higher Level Apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date: 06/09/2021

Course Offering

  • Site location Strand Road
  • Dates 06/09/2021 - 14/06/2024
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

UK - 56 UCAS points; Applicants must have Level 3 passes in at least one of Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Engineering, Science or Technology (or equivalent), and a minimum Grade C/4 in GCSE Mathematics* and English (or University-approved equivalent**).*Certain BTEC Level 3 Maths units (as instructed on an annual basis from the Faculty) may be acceptable in lieu of GCSE Maths:**Level 2 Essential Skills in Communication is currently acceptable in lieu of GCSE English.Relevant Access Course: with an overall mark of at least 41%, including passes in Mathematics and a Science subject.ILC - 56 UCAS points; Applicants must have at least one of Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Engineering, Science or Technology at C3 Higher level and 4 OLCs (Grade 04 or above) Maths and English at Grade H6 or above (Higher Level) or Grade O4 or above (Ordinary Level) if not sitting at Higher Level is also required.As with all Higher Engineering courses, students require a good standard of mathematics and applied mathematics.APEL (Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning) may apply for entry

What's Next?

Further Study

Careers in engineering are popular due to their prestige, positive job outlook and the higher than average salary. Successful completion of the Foundation Degree with appropriate grades enables progression to Year 2 BEng Hons degree pathway of related degree in Ulster University; similar degrees at other universities, or employment opportunities in this field.

Enquiry

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    NWRC is a great place to learn. The NWRCSU is run by students, for students. We will do our upmost to ensure that the student voice is strong in the College and that your views are being heard right at the very top. Let us all work together so that every student feels that they belong to the college
    Eamonn Kelly
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    I applied for a Higher Level Apprenticeship as it was a great opportunity to gain work experience and get paid while studying towards a professional qualification.
    Rebekah Glen

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