Mechanical engineering involves designing, manufacturing and maintaining a wide range of industrial appliances. This faculty of study is suitable for people who want to engage in a career path that is full of technology and using their hands a lot.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Draughts person
  • Fitter & turner
  • Mechanical technician
  • Machinist
  • Toolmaker
  • Instrument technician
  • AutoCAD Designer

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Grade 12 Pass with Mathematics and Science.
Grade 11s pass may be accepted into N3 level.

DURATION
The duration of each level is THREE months. Therefore a TRIMESTER is followed enabling the successful learner to accumulate THREE national certificates during the period of one year.
Learners are also allowed to a 6 months semester to enable full understanding of content and concepts to avoid learners being under pressure of completing the level.

ASSESSMENT
The pass mark requirement is a minimum of 40% per subject. Evaluations and moderations are cumulative, based on regular class tests and practical testing, at the end of each trimester external examinations are written.

QUALIFICATIONS
After a meritorious achievement of completing the N6 course and an 18-month in-service training period spent in on environment relevant to the qualification.

CURRICULUM

N1 -fitting & machining
-engineering drawing
-engineering science
-mathematics
N2 -fitting & machining
-engineering drawing
-engineering science
-mathematics
N3 -mechanotechnics
Engineering science
Engineering science
Mathematics
N4 Mathematics
Mechanical draughting
Engineering science
Mechanotechnics
Supervisory management
N5 Mathematics
Mechanotechnics
Strength of materials
Power machines
Fluid mechanics
Mechanical drawing & design (part-time)
Supervisory management(part-time)
N6 -mathematics  #
-mechanotechnics
-strength of materials #
-power machines #
-fluid mechanics  #
-Mechanical drawing & design (part-time)
-Supervisory management(part-time)
-loss control

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