Welcome To DT Engineering

Engineering at LHS

This course has an exam and is a challenging subject. All units must be passed to gain the award.

Who is the qualification for?

This qualification is a Technical Award equivalent in size to one GCSE. It is aimed towards pre-16 students who want to include a study of Engineering in their Key Stage 4 curriculum. It has been designed to give students the opportunity to gain a broad understanding and knowledge of the engineering sector and when taken as part of a balanced curriculum, there is a clear progression route to Level 3 academic or vocational qualifications or an apprenticeship for those who want to take study of this subject further.

  • You will follow Engineering Drawings to make exactly what the Exam Board specify.
  • You will need to create Technical Engineering Drawings using a drawing board and traditional equipment and design modifications to an Item specified to make.
  • You will learn how to use some Engineering Machinery like Lathes and Milling Machines.


Year 9, 10 & 11

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