Level 2 Vocational Award in Engineering (Technical Award)

This qualification enables students in Year 10 to take their first steps into the world of engineering. It is equivalent to one GCSE.

Awarding Body: WJEC

Further details can be found here

Please note: This award will be available from September 2023

This Vocational Award in Engineering will develop students’ knowledge and understanding of the engineering sector and provide them with opportunities to develop associated practical skills. It covers manufacturing engineering products, designing engineering products and solving engineering problems which focuses on how modern engineering has had an impact on modern day life at home, work and in society in general.

Units of study include:

  • Manufacturing engineering products
  • Designing engineering products
  • Solving engineering problems

The presentation given by teachers at the GCSE Options Evening can be found here

Calculating GCSE Points

More information on how to calculate GCSE points from Level 2 Vocational Courses can be found here