Design and Development for Engineering and Manufacturing T Level
Designed by industry leaders, the T Level combines hands-on learning, academic study and a 45-day work experience placement with a local employer.
You will study core units covering a range of topics such as:
- working within the Engineering and Manufacturing Sectors – an understanding of how materials, conditions and context influence design processes and products
- essential mathematics for engineering and manufacturing – a knowledge and understanding of mathematics including standard matrices and determinants and standard trigonometry
- materials and their properties – understanding material processing techniques and their effects on materials and material quality, the condition of materials, how these are managed, and materials testing methods and techniques
- business, commercial and financial awareness - basic commercial principles including commercial priorities and markets, customers/clients/partners and resource allocation.
Options to Specialise
In addition to the core units, you will be asked to choose an occupation specialism. At Canterbury College, you can choose between:
- Mechanical engineering
- Electrical and electronic engineering.
Once you have successfully completed your T Level, there will be a range of progression opportunities available to you. These include, entering skilled employment, starting a higher-level apprenticeship, and going to university.
After studying this T Level, you could progress into a career as a:
- CAD technician
- 3D Printing technician.
Please see our Group entry requirements