Level 5 Advanced Technician Diploma in Mechanical Engineering


Rushmore Business School will offer the Level 5 Advanced Technician Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, awarded by City and Guilds.

Who is this qualification for?
This Advanced Technician Diploma is aimed at learners who:
| wish to gain employment as an advanced Engineering Technician;
| wish to progress into higher level Engineering qualifications;

What does this qualification cover?
It allows learners to learn, develop and practise the advanced skills required for employment, career progression or university progression in the engineering sector.
It will also allow learners to build their knowledge of the principles of mathematics, science and technologies that underpin engineering.

What opportunities for progression are there?
It allows learners to progress into employment,university or to the following City & Guilds qualifications:
| Level 6 Graduate Diploma in Engineering;
| or other equivalent City & Guilds qualifications.

Course Structure
To achieve the Level 5 Advanced Technician Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, learners must achieve the 6 mandatory units and 2 optional units, according to City and Guilds requirements.

Year 1 Semester 1
| Advanced engineering mathematics (Mandatory)
| Analysis of the mechanics of fluids (Mandatory)
| Applied thermodynamics (Mandatory)
| Mechanics of solids (Mandatory)

Year 1 Semester 2
| Properties of materials for engineering applications (Mandatory)
| Dynamics of machine systems (Mandatory)
| Engineering project (Optional)
| Project management (Optional)

Assessment will be a combination of exams and practicals


Entry Requirements
| Level 4 Diploma in Engineering or a suitable equivalent.

Awarding Body
City & Guilds (UK)

Duration of Study
1 Year – 2 Semesters

Study Mode
Full Time / Part Time



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