Nelson and Colne College Group

Degree level: Undergraduate


Make sure you check on the university, college or conservatoire website for any updates about course changes as a result of COVID-19.

Course summary

This is a qualification for established construction personnel who wish to upgrade their skills and knowledge possibly with a view to preparation for promotion, additional responsibilities in work or a change of career focus. The qualification may also be appropriate for those with some knowledge and experience in construction on a supervisory basis but who wish to train for a career that requires graduate-level qualifications.

Course details


All units are compulsory and are worth a specified number of credits. These enable you to cover key subject knowledge whilst developing your own interests. You must take units worth a total of 120 credits. The units available on the course are as follows: Management for Complex Buildings; Group Project (double unit); Contracts and Management; Alternative Methods of Construction; Personal Professional Development; Transport Systems in Buildings and Project Management

Assessment method

The course provides you with opportunities to test your understanding of the subject informally before you complete the formal assessments that count towards your final mark. Each unit normally contains a least one piece of assessment at the end of each unit for which you will receive feedback from your tutor. Assessment methods include a range of coursework assessments such as essays, reports, portfolios, presentations, group work, practical work and project work. The grades from formal assessments count towards your unit mark.

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

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 N06
Campus nameAccrington Campus
Campus codeA

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
HNC (BTEC) HNC in a relevant subject

Additional entry requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7725 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7725 Year 1
Scotland £7725 Year 1
Wales £7725 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Construction at Nelson and Colne College Group - UCAS