East Riding College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Construction and the Built Environment

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Course summary

TEF Silver

East Riding College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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This course is suitable for people with a varied achievement profile such as those with significant work experience and those with level three qualifications related to the work sector. It will give you the skills needed for technical and managerial posts throughout the built environment and construction sector, while providing you the opportunity to progress to your degree in the subject. Learning is conducted via lectures, tutorials, scientific experimentation and analysis, blended learning and the Virtual Learning Environment as a method of student support. You will be given real life scenarios, case studies, experiments and problem-solving activities all related to the industry and specialist subject you are studying, to continue to deepen your ecology of real working life in the industry. You will be strongly encouraged to develop reflexive practice in your studies and employment during the programme to continue your development in lifelong learning. A key element of the programme is the partial requirements of home study. You will have access to your module tutors 24 \ 7 via virtual learning platforms to enable you to be strongly supported and developed in, and outside of sessions.

Course details

Modules

• Individual research project • Construction technology • Science and materials • Construction practice and management • Legal and statutory responsibilities in construction • Construction information • Building Information Modelling. • Civil Engineering Technology

Assessment method

You will be assessed in a variety of ways, including written assignments, scientific experiments, presentations, group work, posters.


How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Standard offer Level 3 qualification in a relevant subject or A Levels with some industrial experience. Non-standard offer The TEC Partnership will encourage applications from non-traditional learners who lack formal academic qualifications. All non-traditional applicants will be assessed through an interview assessing their overall interest in the subject matter as well as current academic skills, set an appropriate piece of work (an essay and practical task), a judgement is then made considering their academic potential and relevant experience and skills. Accreditation of prior learning: Applicants may be admitted with credit for prior certificated learning (APcL) or work/life experience or other uncertificated learning (APeL)


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5495 Whole course
Northern Ireland £5495 Whole course
Scotland £5495 Whole course
Wales £5495 Whole course

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 East Riding College - UCAS