Construction and the Built Environment (Civil Engineering)

Wigan and Leigh College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

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Course summary

TEF Silver

Wigan and Leigh College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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The Higher National Diploma (HND) in Civil Engineering is designed to provide a route to careers within the industry. Students will gain both a practical and theoretical understanding of scientific, mathematical and design principles within Civil Engineering.

Course details


This course includes units such as: Construction Technology, Science and Materials, Construction Practice & Management, Individual project, Construction Information (Drawing, Detailing Specification), Mathematics for Construction, Principles of Structural Design, Group Project, Further Mathematics for Construction, Geotechnics and Soil Mechanics, Advanced Structural Design.

Assessment method

The HND programme is assessed through a variety of methods, from written assignments to course work.

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeK221
Institution code W67
Campus nameWigan
Campus codeW

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 48 points or a HNC in a relevant subject. Students must also possess a Grade C or above in Maths at GCSE or equivalent. Mature students with experience, a portfolio of work and an employer reference will be considered.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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Construction and the Built Environment (Civil Engineering) at Wigan and Leigh College - UCAS