Trafford College Group

Mechanical Engineering Trafford College Group Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

The course has been designed to promote students’ employability skills to enable them to access relevant employment in their chosen career. It provides opportunities for learners to focus on the development of higher level skills in a technological and management context. It enables learners to develop a range of skills, techniques and attributes essential for successful performance in working life. Our teaching staff are highly qualified and have many years’ experience of supporting students through their studies. All our teaching takes place in a laboratory, with a computer suite, with full thermo-fluid experimental equipment and electrical and electronics laboratory.

Course details


Year 1 Units Core Unit 2 Engineering Mathematics, Core Unit 3 Engineering Science, Specialist Unit 13 Fundamentals of Thermodynamics and Heat Engines, Optional Unit 11 Fluid Mechanics, Year 2 Units Core Unit 1 Engineering Design ,Core Unit 4 Managing a Professional Engineering Project ,Specialist Unit 8 Mechanical Principles, Optional Unit 29 Electro, Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems

Assessment method

Through written assignments, presentations and laboratory work.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code H33H
Institution code S76
Campus name Main Site (Stockpot College Campus)
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points those with 48 Ucas points will be considered for an interview.

All applications will be considered individually however offers will usually be based on:
64 UCAS points (those with 48 UCAS points will be considered for an interview)
BTEC Level 3 qualification (2 years) in relevant subject
Other related Level 3 qualifications
Normally 4 GCSEs at grade C or above (or numeric score of 4/5 under newly reformed GCSE grading), including maths or English
An Access to Higher Education Diploma in relevant area
Related work experience will be considered in place of formal qualifications

Additional entry requirements

Admission tests

Institutions Own Test (IOT)

Own test. All applicants are required to complete an unseen, no calculator allowed, entry test which should last approximately 15 minutes.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6,995 Whole course
Northern Ireland £6,995 Whole course
Scotland £6,995 Whole course
Wales £6,995 Whole course

Additional fee information

£6995 Full-Time Route,£3600 Per Year Part-Time

Provider information

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Trafford College Group
Town Centre Campus
Wellington Road South

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Course Enquiries

The Applications Team (Stockport College Campus)

0161 296 5649

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