Construction at City College Plymouth - UCAS

Course summary

The construction industry is of considerable economic and strategic importance across the UK. This course is designed for those who are already working in, or aspiring to work in, the construction industry in a range of roles. The programme provides students with knowledge and skills in management processes, health, safety and other legislation as applicable to the built environment, understanding of materials and methods of construction and design and ICT.

This Higher Technical Qualification is approved against occupational standards decided by employers. Learn more about Higher Technical Qualifications.


The course includes the following subjects: Domestic Construction, Environmental Building Science, Materials, ICT and Design, Construction Contractual Procedures and Construction & Civil Engineering Management

Assessment method

Modules are assessed by a mixture of coursework, in-class assessments and presentations.

How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £3700 Year 1
England £3700 Year 1
Northern Ireland £3700 Year 1
Scotland £3700 Year 1
Wales £3700 Year 1
Channel Islands £3700 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

Year 2 will cost £1850. There is the option to do 2 additional level 5 modules in the second year for an additional £1850. This allows students access to a 1 year foundation degree top-up.
Construction at City College Plymouth - UCAS