Automotive & Engineering
Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.

Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.

If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.

International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.

For more information, see our guide to fees.

The completion of the recommended units of study will provide the learner with a recognised BTEC electronics qualification. The study programme consists of the units below, supported by further selected units.

The Engineered World, Investigating an Engineered Product, Introduction to Communications for Engineering, Health and Safety in Engineering, Interpreting and Using Engineering Information, Electronic Circuit Design and Construction.

Entry Requirements

Two GCSE grade D or above one of which must Mathematics or English

  • F/S maths and English An acceptable level of English and Mathematics.
Assessment Method

Course assessment in accordance to BTEC requirements. Includes: In class assessments Completion of assignments Practical assessments

Progression Opportunities

Progress to a Level 3 qualification such as the BTEC L3 Diploma.

Study Methods

The course is three days a week over a period of 36 weeks.

The course takes place at the Acton campus and is timetabled across three days a week. You will be learning within a fully established electronics lab which is fully equipped to deal with all aspects of electronic repairs and diagnostics.


We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times.