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Construction and the Built Environment

NPTC Group

UCAS Code: Z149 | Higher National Certificate - HNC

Entry requirements


A level

E

GCSE/National 4/National 5

Five GCSEs at Grade C or above, to include English and Maths (or equivalent qualifications). We also consider equivalent qualifications and combinations.

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

PPP

UCAS Tariff

16

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About this course


This course has alternative study modes. Contact the university to find out how the information below might vary.

Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2022

Other options

2.0 years | Part-time | 2022

Subject

Construction management

This programme will suit students who work or wish to work in the Construction industry and wish to develop the required academic knowledge and practical skills.

There are four areas you can choose to focus your studies on:
– Building Engineering Services
– Civil Engineering
– Construction Management
– Quantity Surveying

Modules

Modules can differ depending on your chosen pathway. Below is an example of the included modules for each:

Construction Management:

Individual Project
Construction Technology
Science and Materials
Construction Practice and Management
Legal and Statutory Responsibilities in Construction
Construction Information (Drawing, Detailing, Specification)
Surveying, Measuring and Setting Out
Site Supervision and Operations.

Civil Engineering:

Individual Project
Construction Technology
Science and Materials
Construction Practice & Management
Construction Information (Drawing, Detailing, Specification)
Mathematics for Construction
Principles of Structural Design
Civil Engineering Technology.

Quantity Surveying:

Individual Project
Construction Technology
Science and Materials
Construction Practice & Management
Legal and Statutory Responsibilities in Construction
Measuring and Estimating
Financial Management & Business Practices in Construction
Tender and Procurement

Assessment methods

You will usually have to complete coursework, presentation and projects as you progress through the academic year.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

England
£7,500
per year
EU
£7,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£7,500
per year
Scotland
£7,500
per year
Wales
£7,500
per year

The Uni


Course locations:

Afan College

Brecon Beacons College

Department:

School of Building Engineering Services

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