Civil Engineering at City College Plymouth - UCAS

City College Plymouth

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Plymouth

Civil Engineering

Course summary

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 method

Assessment will be through a mixture of coursework, in-class assessments, presentations and examinations.

How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £3700 Year 1
England £3700 Year 1
Northern Ireland £3700 Year 1
Scotland £3700 Year 1
Wales £3700 Year 1
Channel Islands £3700 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Civil Engineering at City College Plymouth - UCAS