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Bradford College

Construction and the Built Environment (Construction - Management)

UCAS Code: K201

Higher National Diploma - HND

Entry requirements


Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

PPP

Level 3 Extended Diploma related to Construction/Civil Engineering or a Level 3 Diploma/Subsidiary Diploma related to Construction/Civil Engineering plus two years’ work experience.

UCAS Tariff

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Level 3 qualifications related to Construction/Civil Engineering.

About this course


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Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

Other options

3.0 years | Part-time | 2021

This course provides a grounding in key concepts and practical skills alongside the development of the knowledge and understanding required by employers and professional bodies. The programme is designed to enable you to study core modules and appropriate specialist modules for disciplines in the Construction and the Built Environment sector including: Construction Management, Quantity Surveying, Building Surveying and Architectural Design. The qualification provides a thorough grounding in key concepts and practical skills to allow direct progression to employment in a construction profession. The course is suitable if you have ambitions of working in a professional, managerial or technical capacity as a Site Manager, Surveyor, Designer or other technical roles within construction companies, as well as offering the opportunity to progress on to the second year or third year of a degree programme. In addition the HND will provide a progression route to the professional qualifications offered by Chartered Institute Of Building, Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors.

Modules

Further information will be uploaded to the College website as soon as possible but the HND Construction and The Built Environment programmes will comprise units including: Construction Technology; Science and Materials; Construction Practice and Management; Group Project.

Assessment methods

In addition to lectures, seminars, tutorial sessions and directed study work form the basis of your learning programme .The emphasis is on developing your ability to understand the demands of working as a professional. This is achieved through a student focused approach to develop both your vocational knowledge and understanding and to encourage your development of critical and evaluative skills. Assessments may include elements of: practical assessments; ortfolios of evidence; data analysis; case studies; oral and written reports; presentations; assignments.

Tuition fees

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England
£7,750
for the whole course
Northern Ireland
£7,750
for the whole course
Scotland
£7,750
for the whole course
Wales
£7,750
for the whole course

The Uni


Course location:

Bradford College

Department:

School of Applied Science and Technology

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