University Centre Weston

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Construction and the Built Environment

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Course summary

These courses have been designed for students who are looking for a university-level and professional-standard technical education in engineering. The HNC and HND pathway in Construction and the Built Environment (Civil Engineering) at UCW provides the skills and knowledge you will need to meet the demands of employers in this vital sector. The courses will also provide you with an understanding of the way new technologies are transforming construction and civil engineering, and you will also investigate other contemporary issues such as sustainability, professional ethics and statutory responsibilities. All of the modules on this course are worth 15 credits. Successful completion of all of the modules is worth 120 credits and will lead to the award of the Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Construction and the Built Environment (Civil Engineering).

  • Construction Information (Drawing, Detailing, Specification) (15 credits)
  • Construction Practice and Management (15 credits)
  • Construction Technology (15 credits)
  • Individual Project (15 credits)
  • Mathematics for Construction (15 credits)
  • Science and Materials (15 credits)
  • Principles of Structural Design (15 credits)
  • Plus one 15 credit optional module

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

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South West Skills Campus
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6950 Year 1
Scotland £6950 Year 1
Wales £6950 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Construction and the Built Environment at University Centre Weston - UCAS