Important Entry Requirement & Application Update

College is still accepting online applications for courses starting in September 2020.

Interviews

Interviews are cancelled to help to limit social contact during this time.

Instead, you will be invited to a college welcome event to meet the tutors before the start of the course. If you do not meet the entry criteria you will have the opportunity to discuss an alternative programme during this event.

Is this course right for me?

Would you like a career in engineering? Could you benefit from a practical course?

This course is designed for students who have limited knowledge of engineering, and want to learn more. It prepares you to start your career, covering general and specialised aspects of this exciting area.

The course is gives you a varied introduction to engineering. You will learn through practical work, with classroom sessions to help build your knowledge.

Entry requirements:

In order to qualify for this course, you will need at least one of the following:

  • You will be expected to demonstrate a commitment to study by achieving your GCSE target grades and completing year 11 with good attendance.
  • Successful completion of a Traineeship, Pre-vocational, Pathways or School Link Programme
  • Relevant industry experience

As part of the application process, you will be asked to attend an interview to give you the opportunity to discuss the course.

Delivery:

The course is delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Practical workshop sessions
  • Classroom sessions
  • Student centred work
  • Demonstrations
  • Discussions
  • Virtual learning environment (MOODLE)
  • Tutorials

Assessment:

The programme will be assessed through a blend of the following:

  • Assignments
  • Short tests
  • Portfolio work

Progression:

You could progress onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai including:

  • Engineering Level 1/2
  • Engineering Level 2
  • General Engineering Level 2