Civil Engineering at City College Norwich (incorporating Easton College) - UCAS

Course summary

The purpose of Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Civil Engineering is to develop students as professional, self-reflecting individuals able to meet the demands of employers in the construction sector and adapt to a constantly changing world. The qualifications aim to widen access to higher education and enhance the career prospects of those who undertake them. Objectives include providing the core skills required for a range of careers in construction. A balance of employability skills and the knowledge essential for students with entrepreneurial, employment or academic ambitions will be offered. The programme incorporates a combination of traditional classroom teaching, open learning and research based experiential learning, laboratory experiments and demonstrations, use of surveying equipment, industry standard IT applications and group activities. Many assignments are based around students' own work experiences. If you have any specific questions about this course, please contact Anna Hare - Course Leader, email: [email protected]


The course requires 120 credits , comprising 8 x 15 credit units at Level 4 as follows: Unit 1: Construction Design Project; Unit 3: Science & Materials; Unit 4: The Construction Environment; Unit 8: Mathematics for Construction; Unit 17: Civil Engineering Technology; Unit 19: Principles of Structural Design; Plus 2 additional optional units. Unit descriptors can be found in the document “Unit Descriptors for the Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals Construction Suite”, which can be found at:

How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Unfortunately, we are unable to consider International/Overseas applicants for this course due to UKVI Regulations (ie anyone who would require a Student Visa to study in the UK).

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

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

HNC or HND per 15 credit unit UK fee: £800, International Fee: £970 HNC or HND "Top Up" (120 credits) UK fee: £6,400, International Fee: £7,760 Full HND (240 Credits) UK fee: £12,800, International Fee: £15,520 In addition to the course fees, there is also a Pearson registration fee.
Civil Engineering at City College Norwich (incorporating Easton College) - UCAS