Engineering Academy

Please note, this is an enrichment course, not part of a students’ main programme of study.

Course description

Engineering AcademyThe Engineering Enrichment is for students who are interested in a career in Engineering or wish to experience the different types of Engineering available. Working in conjunction with different universities, you will learn about different types of Engineering, the materials Engineers use and what valuable transferrable skills such as team work and project management are needed. There will be an opportunity to attend workshops, masterclasses and practical sessions. Very keen students might also like to sign up for an EPQ – this is a timetabled enrichment and you would need to enrol in August.

Course duration

Various opportunities across Year 12.

Time commitment

There will be a number of trips and visits in terms one and two of Year 12

Course costs

There could be a small financial cost for external trips.

Who can sign up

Any student interested in a career in Engineering who is studying A level Maths.

How and when to sign up

Students should request a place at their enrolment interview in August. If places are over-subscribed, names will be pulled out of a hat and students will be notified via Tyber.

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