Foundation in Aeronautical Studies Level 1 Diploma in Engineering

Is the Course for me?

This course is practical focused learning with theory lessons to underpin learning. You will be assessed using a variety of methods that best meet your, and the awarding body’s needs.

What is involved?

Each unit has specific learning outcomes and assessment criteria. To pass an internally assessed unit, leaners must meet all the assessment criteria.

These assessments will take place in specialised teaching areas which are designed to maximise your personal and subject development. You will create a portfolio of evidence based on your learning journey which will bring together your assessed work and may include photographic evidence and witness statements. This will then be internally and externally assessed.

You will also study English and Maths


Provided you fulfil all of the course requirements you may be able to progress onto intermediate Engineering pathways in;

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Aviation Studies

Course Requirements

  • GCSE English grade 2 or above
  • GCSE Maths grade 2 or above