SMB College Group

Degree level: Undergraduate

Construction and the Built Environment (Pathways in Construction Management, Civils and Quantity Surveying)

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Course summary

This course aims to prepare students for a range of technical, professional and management careers in Construction. It provides specialised studies that are directly relevant to individual vocations and professions that students are currently working in, or wish to work in. Students will be able to make an immediate contribution in their current employment, in addition to developing a variety of skills, techniques, personal qualities and attitudes that are essential for successful performance in working life. Upon successful completion of this course, students will earn one of the following Higher National Diploma (HND) qualifications (depending on module choices): HND in Construction & The Built Environment (Construction Management) HND in Construction & The Built Environment (Civils) HND in Construction & The Built Environment (Quantity Surveying)

Course details

Assessment method

The HND units are assessed through coursework. This will take the form of case studies, assignments, presentations and work-based projects. Each unit will have specific deadlines for individual tasks throughout each academic year. Each completed piece of assessed work is marked and graded at either pass, merit or distinction.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

We are not able to accept applications from international applicants.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Students must hold a good HNC/Level 4 qualification in a relevant subject in order to be eligible for this course.


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7600 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7600 Year 1
Scotland £7600 Year 1
Wales £7600 Year 1

Additional fee information

Fees stated are per year. A this is a part-time course taking place over two years, the stated fee covers both years of study.
Construction and the Built Environment (Pathways in Construction Management, Civils and Quantity Surveying) at SMB College Group - UCAS