City College Plymouth has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
Civil Engineers help to create the structures and systems that sustain society. They are responsible for designing, building, maintaining and improving bridges, roads, canals, docks, office buildings, hospitals, schools, airports, power stations, railways, flood defences, water-treatment facilities. Completion of this course may lead to membership of professional institutions such as the Institution of Civil Engineers. You'll study through a mix of lectures, scientific experiments and practical work-based training, to gain specialist knowledge in a wide range of areas from site surveying to structural analysis and design to geotechnics. This course is rooted in real-world practice, where you will interpret civil engineering problems, design and construct solutions and put them to the test!
The course includes the following subjects: Level 4 - Engineering Mathematics, Structural Analysis and Design 1, Materials, ICT and Design, Civil Engineering Construction, Construction and Civil Engineering Management. Level 5 - Strength of Materials, Site Surveying, Structural Analysis and Design, Geo-technics, Project and Hydraulics
Assessment will be through a mixture of coursework, in-class assessments, presentations and examinations.
How to apply
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!
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||56 points|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Four GCSEs at Grade C (4) or above including English, Science and Maths.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£3700||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£3700||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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Clearing contact details
Clearing Contact Details
Whether your exam results didn’t quite go your way, or you are only just deciding you’d like to start a university-level course this September, come and talk to us about it. We are offering drop-in sessions on Thursday 16th August 2018, Friday 17th August 2018 and Monday 20 August 2018. Alternatively, you can also speak to the team by calling our Clearing hotline on 01752 305786. Lines are open from 8.00am to 5.00pm on Thursday 16, Friday 17 August and Monday 20 August and from 10.00am to 2.00pm on Saturday 18 August.
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