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BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering

Level 3 BTEC Manufacturing Diploma broadens and expands the specialist work-related focus from the Level 3 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma. The qualification helps to prepare students for employment in the appropriate vocational manufacturing sector and it is suitable for those who have decided that they wish to enter a particular area of work.

Entry requirements

BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering


The BTEC Level 3 Manufacturing Engineering course comprises of 120 Credits @ Level 3
60 Credits of which have already been awarded via the Subsidiary Diploma.

  • Project Design and Implementation
  • Advanced Computer Aided Design
  • Quality Assurance & Management
  • Business Operations in Engineering
  • Engineering Drawing for Technicians
  • Manufacturing Planning

An option of further Units if applicable for added value
Further Mathematics for Engineering Technicians
Welding Principles

How is the course assessed?

Units are assessed using assignments/written reports. Students are also required to give a 15 minute presentation discussing their chosen Project.

Further study options after this course

An Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship, further study at level 3 or a level 4 HNC in Engineering.

Length of the course

1 Year, Full Time


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How to apply

To apply for this course using our online application form, please click www.eastdurham.ac.uk/application_form or on the Apply navigation above. Alternatively if you need assistance with your application or you would like to apply using a paper application form you can call us on 0191 518 8222.

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