Building Studies HNC at University of Greenwich - UCAS

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Course summary

Join this HNC in building studies and develop a deep understanding of the design, function and construction of buildings, preparing you for managerial positions in the construction industry. The HNC Building Studies will give you broad and balanced knowledge of the design, function, construction and statutory requirements for buildings. You'll develop your practical skills in construction technology and sustainability, health and safety, quantity surveying, and project and risk management. The course combines high-level academic study with practical elements. It enables you to become a member of the Chartered Institute of Building and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Possible roles following graduation include contracts manager, property manager, building contractor, project manager and construction manager. What you should know about this course

  • The course is offered by one of the university's partner colleges, London South East Colleges, on its Holly Hill Campus


All courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

Students are assessed through a combination of assessment methods depending on the modules chosen. Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include 'practice' assignments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade.

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Mature applicants over 21 years of age with relevant industrial experience In addition to the above, applicants wishing to enter the programme will be expected to be in relevant employment and will be required to attend an interview with the teaching staff

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English language requirements

We accept a wide range of English language qualifications. For our English entry requirements, please click on the link below.

Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6165 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6165 Year 1
Scotland £6165 Year 1
Wales £6165 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees are currently set for 2024/25 entry. For more information, please visit:

Sponsorship information

We understand that the transition to University for Undergraduate students can be daunting and confusing when it comes to finances. The University of Greenwich has a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and other financial support measures to support students that require it most. More information can be found on our website at

Building Studies HNC at University of Greenwich - UCAS