Building Services Engineering (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning) at Trafford & Stockport College Group - UCAS

Trafford & Stockport College Group

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Building Services Engineering (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning)

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Course summary

The aim of Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Building Services Engineering is to develop students as professional, self-reflecting individuals who can meet the needs of employers in the construction sector and adapt to a constantly changing world. The purpose of the qualifications to broaden access to higher education and improve the career prospects of the people who study them. Related to boiler installation, heating system installation, pipe sizing and maintenance of heating systems. Learners will learn principles of heating, ventilation and air conditioning as well as the advanced unit in HVAC – will enhance the students’ theoretical knowledge in the installation and maintenance of heating systems. Recent developments in heat pumps and recycling energy requires learners to acquire environmental knowledge and understanding of the environment. Students will develop knowledge of construction and building services engineering linked to practical skills acquired through research, directed study, independent study, and workplace scenarios. Students take part in vocational activities that aid them in developing behaviours (the attitudes and approaches required for a competence) and transferable skills. These transferable skills include communication, teamwork, research and analysis, which are highly valued in higher education and in the workplace. Two years part-time with one full day attendance per week, or one year full-time with two full day attendance per week. 6 hours for part-time course or 12 hours for full-time course. Each unit is worth 15 credits and over the course of the programme you will gain 120 credits Students can continue their studies and progress to a Level 5 HND, and following this can progress to study at degree level. Undergraduate courses include BSc (Hons) in Building Services Engineering BSc (Hons) in Building Services BSc (Hons) in Heating, Ventilation and Air Condition Career Options : Heating and ventilation engineer, electrician, plumber, building surveyor, building services engineer, mechanical engineer, maintenance engineer. For further information please contact us by visiting the contact page on the college website. Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.

Modules

In year 1, you will study: Construction Technology, The Construction Environment, Mathematics for Construction , Scientific Principles for Building Services, In year 2, you will study: Principles of Public Health Engineering, Construction Design Project (Pearson-set), Digital Applications for Building Information Modelling, Principles of Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning.

Assessment method

You will be assessed using a range of methods including written assignments, reports, and presentations.


How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

All applications will be considered individual merit. However, offers will usually be based on: 64 Ucas Points BTEC Level 3 qualification in a relevant subject. Other related Level 3 qualifications. Normally 4 GCSEs at grade C or above (or numeric score of 4/5 under newly reformed GCSE grading), including Maths and English. An Access to Higher Education Diploma in a relevant area. Related work experience may be considered in place of formal qualifications.

Additional entry requirements

Interview


Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £4000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4000 Year 1
Scotland £4000 Year 1
Wales £4000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Building Services Engineering (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning) at Trafford & Stockport College Group - UCAS