Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Construction & The Built Environment BSE HVAC

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Course summary

Who is the course for This course is for students who wish to take their knowledge to the next level and develop high levels of technical competence for a rewarding career in Construction or Building Services or gain a higher level qualification in this area.

Course details


Course Content The course duration is 1 year Full Time and 2 years as Part Time and will cover the following units: On this course you will learn: Advanced heating, ventilation & air conditioning design & installation, Further mathematics, building management systems, Geothechnics & Soil Mechanics, Alternative Energy Systems design & Installation, Advance Surveying & Measurements and a Group Project Study Methods The programme uses a combination of traditional classroom teaching, open learning and research-based experiential learning, laboratory experiments and demonstrations, use of modern surveying equipment, industry standard IT applications and group activities, tutorial directed study and site visits. To cover the required Guided Learning (GL) hours you will study 7.5 supervised hours per week to cover 6 hours theory, 1 hours practical activities and 0.5 hour tutorial. For a 2 years to cover the activities below: 74% classroom based teaching 20% workshop and laboratory experiments 6% directed study and site visits Other 11.25 independent and unsupervised hours per week will be offered to contribute to the Total Learning (TL) hours as below. 5 hours working on assignment (22.5%) 2.5 hours research/ learning (11%) 1.25 hours compilation of evidences (5.5%) 2.5 hours e-learning (11%).

Assessment method

The course is assessed through a series of time constrained written assignments. The units are designed and developed to lend themselves to partnerships and embedded learning in the context of real life scenarios. Collaborative employer partnerships reflects industry practices through setting students assessments and assignments in the context of current industry practice.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

For more information, see our web page link here; https://www.hcuc.ac.uk/international

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

English language requirements

All students who are non-native English speakers and who have not undertaken their final two years of schooling in English, must demonstrate capability in English at a standard equivalent to IELTS 5.5; Reading and Writing must be at 5.5 or equivalent.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £5605 Year 1
England £5605 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5605 Year 1
Scotland £5605 Year 1
Wales £5605 Year 1
Channel Islands £5605 Year 1
International £7543 Year 1

Additional fee information

The fees quoted are for home and overseas students for one year of study and include tuition, exam fee, materials, ID card (which gives access to the college and facilities e.g. library) and college registration.
Construction & The Built Environment BSE HVAC at HCUC - UCAS