BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Engineering

Course Detail

Mode of Study: Full time

Level:  2

Duration:  1 year

Awarding/validation body:  Edexcel

Course Overview

This qualification is taught over 360 guided learning hours (GLH). It has mandatory and optional specialist units. 

Learners must complete the four mandatory units, and a choice of optional specialist units to reach a total of 360 GLH. If a learner has already achieved a smaller BTEC First qualification in this sector, they do not have to repeat those units but may carry them forward to use in this qualification. 

Course Highlights

Strong mathematical background develops in mechanical and Electronic engineering.

Practical skills developed in  mechanical and Electronic engineering and  introduction to CAD.

Career Opportunities & Further Study

Progression to Level 3 engineering

Entry Requirements & Assessment

Entry Requirements:

GCSE Maths 3

GCSE English 3

GCSE Sciences 3,3


2 external exams- Mandatory (30 GLH each)

2 internal -Mandatory (30 GLH each)

Rest are internally assessed. Optional units 240 GLH in total.


How To Apply

Applications for entry September 2022. The application form for the academic year 2022-2023 is available to complete online here.

Students should return their completed forms directly to Coulsdon College, NOT their schools. All applications will be considered according to the College's Admissions Policy. Please see the Admissions timetable for information about the College’s enrolment process.



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