Engineering and Advanced Technology Pathway
The Engineering and Advanced Technology Pathway at Career 6 prepares learners for university places in Engineering or related subjects, as well as apprenticeships of work in this area.
The combination of 3 or 4 A levels in Maths, Physics, Product Design and a Technical level in Engineering Design will create a programme of study suitable for further study, an apprenticeship or work in the future.
A Levels are a two-year programme of study, available in a variety of subjects. You will need to select three or four or you can select two or three A Levels and study these alongside a BTEC qualification in your chosen career path.
Engineering & Advanced Technology
Following the Engineering and Advanced Technology pathway could lead you to the following careers:
- Development Operations Engineer
- Security Engineering
- Project Engineer
- Engineering Technologist
- PCB Layout Engineer
- Principal Engineer
and other careers in this sector.
Calculate your average GCSE points score for A Level courses.
For A Level courses you will need ALL of the following:
- At least 8 GCSEs including English and maths
- An average point score appropriate for your chosen pathway from all your GCSE subjects
Entry requirements: GCSE grade point average overall 5.7
Your average GCSE point score is: