Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Building Surveying

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Course summary

Gain the skills required in design, law, management and technology to become a chartered surveyor on this Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) accredited degree. As part of your course, you’ll:

  • Study the design and construction of new buildings as well as the repair, refurbishment and management of existing structures
  • Consider the historic elements of the built environment and discover how different aspects work together
  • Learn how to maintain and enhance buildings that are important to our heritage
  • Gain hands-on experience during site visits to modern developments and historic projects
  • Develop your collaborative working skills
  • Study software application and modelling tools

Course details


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Introduction to Construction Measurement & Estimating
  • Introduction to Construction Technology
  • Law in the Built Environment
  • Building Design Through the Ages
  • Building Science & Services
  • Built Environment Economics
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Building Pathology
  • Construction Communications & Application
  • Construction Technology
  • Building Surveying Commercial Management
  • Contract Practice
  • Interdisciplinary Practice
  • Experiential Learning (part-time students only)
Year 3 Core Modules: -Commercial Construction Management
  • Facilities Maintenance Management
  • Inter Professional Consultancy
  • Refurbishment & Conservation
  • Dissertation
- Experiential Learning (part-time students only)

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Please visit our online prospectus for detailed Clearing entry criteria https://www.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/clearing

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £14000 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

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Building Surveying at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS