Electrical/Electronic Engineering BTEC Extended Diploma

Electrical/Electronic Engineering BTEC Extended Diploma

Study Mode: Full Time
Course Code: QET3HE13
Course Level: Level 3

Where will this course lead?

This course follows on from the BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Electrical / Electronic to provide extended teaching for those who wish to bolster their credentials and improve their chances of employment working as electrical engineers or technicians within the manufacturing or maintenance sectors.

What will I study?

The units that will be studied may include:

- Three-phase Motors,
- Analogue Electronics,
- Further Electrical Principles,
- Further Mathematics,
- Electrical Installation

How will this course be delivered?

The course involves classroom theory and practical sessions in the well- equipped electronic laboratories.

What qualifications will I get?

Please note: For September 2017 all current BTEC qualifications are being revised and some content may change.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is via course work and practical assignments.

How do I get a place on the course?

Places are offered after an interview for candidates who have already completed the Diploma course in Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

What are the entry requirements?

Either 4 GCSE passes at Grade A/8 - C/4 to include Maths and Science, or a Level 2 Diploma in a relevant level 2 engineering programme at Merit or Distinction, also a good reference or latest school report and a successful interview.

What else do I need to know?

You will need to provide pens, paper and a calculator.

If you have a Learning Difficulty or Disability please let us know when you apply. You will be offered support in your interview. If you need help completing your application we can help with this too.

Solihull College offers full time and part time courses for businesses and residents in Birmingham, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Coventry Warwickshire and the whole of the West Midlands.

What can I do after this course?

Students may study for the HNC/D awards or progress to university provided sufficient credits have been gained, alternatively employment in the field of electrical engineering is an equally viable option.


Solihull College, Auckland Drive, Smith's Wood, Solihull, B36 0NF Tel: 0121 678 7000 Minicom: 0121 628 7005 Email: enquiries@solihull.ac.uk Internet: www.solihull.ac.uk

Have a question about the course?
Please contact Admissions on 0121 678 7000 with any queries.
Start Date
Course Fee

Woodlands Campus

September 2017



Not Applicable to 16-18 year olds