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Headteacher: Mr T. McGuinness

Engineering

Introduction

The Edexcel BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award in Engineering provides an engaging, robust, broad-based introduction to engineering. It provides underpinning knowledge, understanding and practical skills that reflect the needs of employers and higher and further education professionals. It presents knowledge, skills and understanding in a meaningful work-related context, to allow learners to understand theory and application.

Staff
  • Mr B Gilmore – Head of Design Technology
  • Ms D Hunt

Curriculum Overview:

BTEC Firsts Award Engineering (for Year 10 – 2014)
Year 10 Autumn Term
  • What is Engineering (4×4 Challenge through Enrichment)
  • Developing Skills for BTEC
  • Unit 2: Investigating an Engineering Product
Year 10 Spring Term
  • Unit 2: Investigating an Engineering Product
Year 10 Summer Term
  • Unit 6: Computer-aided Engineering or Unit 7: Machining Techniques
Year 11 Autumn Term
  • Unit 1: The Engineered World
  • Exam Practice
Year 11 Spring Term
  • Exam Practice
  • Unit 1: The Engineered World (First Entry)
  • Unit 3: Health and Safety in Engineering
Year 11 Summer Term
  • Unit 3: Health and Safety in Engineering
  • Exam Practice
  • Unit 1: The Engineered World (Second Entry)
BTEC Firsts Award Engineering (for Year 11 – 2014)
Year 11 Autumn Term
  • Unit 2: Investigating an Engineered Product (completion of final assignment)
  • Unit 6: Computer-aided Engineering or Unit 7: Machining Techniques
Year 11 Spring Term
  • Exam Practice
  • Unit 1: The Engineered World (First Entry)
  • Unit 3: Health and Safety in Engineering
Year 11 Summer Term
  • Unit 3: Health and Safety in Engineering
  • Exam Practice
  • Unit 1: The Engineered World (Second Entry)