Construction Management For England (Construction Design and Build Technician) at Trafford & Stockport College Group - UCAS

Trafford & Stockport College Group

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Construction Management For England (Construction Design and Build Technician)

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Course summary

The aim of Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Construction Management for England 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 Variety Of units undertaken will prepare students to undertake project and site management, which will improve career prospects of those seeking to work within the industry. Students will be introduced to the different technological concepts used to enable the construction of building elements, from substructure to completion, by understanding the different functional characteristics and design considerations that need to be borne in mind when selecting most suitable technological solution. Students will explore the make-up and the impact of the construction industry on the environment and society. you will be able to analyse the legal status of different types of construction companies, their business strategies and how they raise and manage their finances ,and the management of resources available to them. Students will be introduced to the drivers and benefits associated with building information modelling (BIM), as well as the terminology that surrounds it. You will take part in activities to develop 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. You can progress to a Level 5 HND, or onto further study at degree level including: BSc (Hons) in Construction Management BSc (Hons) in Construction Project Management BA and BSc (Hons) in Construction BSc (Hons) in Construction Engineering Management Career Options include: Construction engineer, quantity surveyor, construction site manager, projects manager, demolition construction manager. 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.

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In year 1, you will study: The Construction Environment, Construction Technology, Legal and Statutory Requirements in Construction, Digital Applications for Building Information modelling. In year 2, you will study: Construction Design project, Financial Management and Business Practices in Construction, Tender and procurement, Building information modelling.

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

All applications will be considered on 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


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

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Construction Management For England (Construction Design and Build Technician) at Trafford & Stockport College Group - UCAS