Construction: Modern Methods of Construction (HTQ) at Barnsley College University Centre - UCAS

Course summary

This one year course will cover the latest construction methods and give you relevant practical and theoretical skills. You will work on the latest technology and software being used in the industry. You will study in our state-of-the-art purpose-built Construction Centre and be taught by industry experts. Please note: this course is subject to approval.

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


The course content includes: Construction design projects (set by Pearson and based on live working projects). The construction environment, considering all environmental factors with a focus on sustainability aspects. Principles of off-site manufacture The potential of Modern methods of construction to transform the industry. Impact on cost control and the environment and address the housing shortages. Building information modelling (BIM). Digital applications for BIM and construction information. Principles of alternative energy. Tender and procurement.

Assessment method

To be confirmed

How to apply

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Barnsley College Higher Education Church Street Campus
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

We are not currently accepting international applications

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

You will require an existing Construction Level 3 qualification such as a BTEC Level 3 or T Level, or an Access to Construction qualification. You will also have English and maths at Grade 4/C or above. Prior experience of working in the Construction industry would be beneficial.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5995 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5995 Year 1
Scotland £5995 Year 1
Wales £5995 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

Fees quoted are based on 2023 entry information and are subject to change for 2024
Construction: Modern Methods of Construction (HTQ) at Barnsley College University Centre - UCAS