The Higher National qualifications in construction and the built environment are aimed at students wanting to continue their education through applied learning. Higher Nationals provide a wide-ranging study of the construction and the built environment sector and are designed for students who wish to pursue or advance their career in construction and the built environment. In addition to the knowledge, understanding and skills that underpin the study of the construction and the built environment sector, the Higher Nationals in construction and the built environment give students experience of the breadth and depth of the sector that will prepare them for further study or training. There has never been a better time to join the construction industry as we enter a huge exciting regeneration period for cities, railways and houses. In the UK, the construction industry employs over two million people and our Higher National Certificate / Higher National Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment course matches the needs of the industry. Learning in our state-of-the-art workshops under the guidance of our expert tutors you will gain theoretical and practical knowledge to take you learning further. Our strong industry links also provide the opportunity for site visits and guest lectures so you are exposed to exciting industry advancements.
The Compulsory modules are listed below. The additional optional modules are to be confirmed: L4 Unit 1: Design Principles for CBE - (15) L4 Unit 2: Science and Materials for CBE - (15) L4 Unit 3: Applied Mathematics for CBE - (15) L4 Unit 27: Site Surveying Procedures for CBE - (15) L4 Unit 32: Engineering Geology and Soil Mechanics (15) L4 Unit 33: Civil Engineering Technology (15) L5 Unit 34: Structural Analysis and Design (15) L4 Unit 6: Health, Safety and Welfare – (15) L5 Unit 4: Management Principles and Application for CBE – (15) L5 Unit 5: Group Project in Construction Industry – (20)
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
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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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
If we receive an application that identifies you may require additional English and Maths support we may tailor an individual support package to help you with this.
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