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Gloucestershire College

Electronic and Computer Engineering

UCAS Code: Not applicable

Foundation Degree - FD

Entry requirements


A level

C-A*

A-level subjects: Grade C or above in Mathematics plus a pass in one of the following subjects: Biology; Chemistry; Computing/Computer Science; Design and Technology; Electronics; Engineering; ICT; Further Maths; Music Technology; Physics; Statistics. Points from A-Level General Studies and AS-Level subjects (not taken onto full A-Level) can be included towards overall tariff. You must have a minimum of two A-Levels.

Access to HE Diploma

M:30

Access: Achievement of the HE Diploma; to include 15 Level 3 credits at Merit in Mathematics (before you apply, ask us which Maths units you need to do) and 15 Level 3 credits at Merit in another science or technology subject; Level 2 credits giving GCSE equivalency (where appropriate) in English Language. Please list the units that you are taking in your application.

Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal

M3

Maths requirement can also be met by the Cambridge Pre-U Mathematics at Merit 3

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

26

Baccalaureate IB: 26 points, to include a minimum grade of 5 in higher level Mathematics and a pass at higher level in one of the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Design Technology, Physics, Environmental Systems and Societies

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

DDM

EDEXCEL (BTEC) Diploma: GCSE Maths Grade B or above. DDM from one of the following BTEC Diplomas: Aeronautical Engineering; Applied Science; Construction and the Built Environment; Electrical / Electronic Engineering; Engineering; Land-based Technology; Manufacturing Engineering; Mechanical Engineering; or Operations and Maintenance Engineering. Must include Merit in one of the following units: Further Maths for Technicians; Further Maths for Construction and the Built Environment. Please list the units that you are taking in your application.

UCAS Tariff

120

About this course


Course option

3.0years

Part-time | 2021

The part-time Foundation Degrees, offered in partnership with (and validated by) The University of the West of England (UWE), are intended for those who have, or wish to pursue, a career in Engineering.

They provide the opportunity for individuals from a wide range of backgrounds to achieve their full academic potential through Higher Education study in a local college environment.

Successful completion of the course may allow progression onto several related BSc or BEng degrees at UWE.

Our aim is to provide you with the relevant professional skills and knowledge employers tell us they need so that you can embark on your future career in engineering with confidence.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

England
£18,540
for the whole course
Northern Ireland
£18,540
for the whole course
Scotland
£18,540
for the whole course
Wales
£18,540
for the whole course

The Uni


Course location:

Cheltenham Campus

Department:

Centre for Technology and Engineering

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