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BTEC First Engineering, 2nd ed

2nd Edition

By Mike Tooley

Routledge

328 pages

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Description

A clearly written and easily accessible textbook that encourages independent study, covering all the core material required for the BTEC First Certificate and Diploma. Knowledge-check questions and activities are included throughout, along with review questions and worked mathematical examples, all of which relate to real-world engineering contexts.

Students will gain a valuable insight into various areas of engineering technology and related industries, providing a potential springboard to further training, qualifications, or suitable employment. For those students wishing to progress to BTEC National, this textbook covers all the vital material required as a prerequisite to NVQ Level 3.

New in this edition:

• Updated in line with the 2010 changes to the BTEC First specifications

• Includes detailed information on assessment, featuring example questions and answers

• Layout and design changes provide extra clarity

Reviews

"Fits our framework and should be an asset to the lessons"

John Murray, Edinburgh's Telford College

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Working safely and effectively in engineering (Unit 1); 2. Interpreting and using engineering information (Unit 2); 3. Mathematics for engineering technicians (Unit 3); 4. Applied electrical and mechanical science for engineering (Unit 4); 5. Electronic devices and communications applications (Unit 7); 6. Selecting engineering materials (Unit 8); 7. Using computer aided drawing techniques in engineering (Unit 10); 8. Electronic circuit construction (Unit 19); 9. Appendices; Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC004000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Automation
TEC007000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Electrical
TEC009000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Engineering (General)
TEC009070
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Mechanical

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