Historic Building Conservation Foundation Degree at Kingston University - UCAS

Kingston University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Historic Building Conservation Foundation Degree

Course summary

Reasons to choose Kingston -Supported by the National Heritage Training Group (NHTG), which includes English Heritage, the National Trust, Historic Royal Palaces and CITB- Construction Skills, this course is taught by industry experts with access to current conservation projects. -Upon completion, you can seek employment to support you in undertaking your Assessment of Professional Competence. This leads to chartered membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. -This course also supports you in preparing to start the practice period required to become a member of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation. About this course The FdSc programme will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to develop your career in historic building conservation. There are a great many historic buildings: awareness of the need to ensure ongoing and productive use of these structures is becoming more and more evident. This includes protecting buildings because of historic interest or importance and because existing buildings contain vast amounts of embodied carbon: their preservation can form part of the solution for tackling global warming. When the FdSc programme is passed successfully, you will be able to apply for direct entry onto the BSc (Hons) top-up. This one-year final undergraduate level of study provides professional underpinning and opportunity. Upon completion, you can seek employment to support you in undertaking your Assessment of Professional Competence. This leads to chartered membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. The combination of these programmes also supports you in preparing to start the practice period required to become a member of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation.

Modules

Examples of modules: Year 1

  • Context of Conservation and the Built Environment
  • Development of Skills for the Historic Environment
  • Conservation Legislation and Regulation
  • Application of Skills in Conservation
Year 2
  • Applied Conservation Measurement and Analysis
  • Management of Conservation Projects
  • Traditional Building Construction and Repair
- Elective Project


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
K250
Institution code:
K84
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For international fees, please visit: https://www.kingston.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-and-funding/fees/ Please visit the provider course webpage for further information regarding additional course costs
Historic Building Conservation Foundation Degree at Kingston University - UCAS