Construction and The Built Environment at Warwickshire College and University Centre - UCAS

Course summary

The BTEC HND Construction and the Built Environment course is intended as a vocational qualification within the construction industry. It is also ideal for those who are already working in, or training for a technician role in the construction industry and are looking to enhance their qualifications to progress in their career. The aim of this course is to develop students with a technical understanding of the Construction and the Built Environment industry including the application of proven techniques and theories for the solution of real life problems. This course is delivered by Warwickshire College and awarded by Pearson. For our Higher Education Terms and Conditions please visit https://wcg.ac.uk/page/701/terms-and-conditions

Modules

Modules may include: Year 1 – Level 5 Construction Technology Legal and Statutory Responsibilities in Construction Construction Information (Drawing, Detailing, Specification) Financial Management and Business Practices in Construction Principles of Refurbishment Project Management Management for Complex Buildings Project Advanced Construction Drawing and Detailing Year 2 – Level 5 Individual Project Science and Materials Construction Practice & Management Tender and Procurement Group Project Contracts and Management Personal Professional Development Maintenance and Operations We regularly review our course content, to make it relevant and current for the benefit of our students. For these reasons, course units may be updated, please contact us for the latest information.

Assessment method

The units are integrated into a programme of continuous assessment through assignments and timed tests. There are several components to the assessment, both theoretical and practical.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
K220
Institution code:
W25
Campus name:
Rugby College
Campus code:
R

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants would normally be expected to have a Level 3 qualification in a related subject. Entry requirements are for guidance only. We welcome students with equivalent qualifications and combinations. Please contact us to discuss further.

Additional entry requirements

Interview

All applicants will complete familiarisation exercises and will be interviewed prior to a place being offered.

Other

Applicants will be assessed on individual experience and will be expected to demonstrate an ability to study at higher education level and demonstrate a strong interest in the construction industry.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

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

WCUC tuition fees are listed per academic year and will remain as those shown at the top this page, for the duration of your course. The following course-related costs are not included in the tuition fees: Printing Cost of books that you might wish to purchase Cost of electrical equipment such as laptops, notebooks and stationery for your personal use Accommodation and living costs not included in the fees: This information can be obtained from our Accommodation webpage (https://wcg.ac.uk/accommodation). Sources of financial support If you receive funding from Student Finance you may be eligible to apply for additional benefits. Details can be obtained from our HE fees and financial support webpage (https://wcg.ac.uk/page/2428/he-fees-and-financial-support) Bursaries WCG also provides bursaries for undergraduate students, for which you may be eligible to apply. You can check your eligibility for these types of financial support, along with their value and application deadlines, at our HE fees and financial support webpage (https://wcg.ac.uk/page/2428/he-fees-and-financial-support).
Construction and The Built Environment at Warwickshire College and University Centre - UCAS