University Centre Peterborough

HND Future Homes Design and Construction University Centre Peterborough Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

The purpose of the HND Future Homes Design and Construction is to develop students as professional, self-reflecting individuals able to meet the demands of employers in the construction and the built environment sector and adapt to a constantly changing world; with specific emphases on the design, manufacture and installation of housing, using off-site, factory-built and new technologies.

HNDs are substantially coursework / project based and are designed to equip you with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for the construction sector.

If you are working within the construction field or have ambitions of working in this area in a professional, managerial, or technical capacity, then this course is for you.

Course details


• Individual Project (Pearson Set) (15 credits)
• Construction Technology (15 credits)
• Construction Practice and Management (15 credits)
• Building Information Modelling (15 credits)
• Principles of Alternative Energy (15 credits)
• Housing Design and Specification (15 credits)
• Principles of Off-site Construction (15 credits)
• Principles of Housing Economics (15 credits)

• Group Project (Pearson Set) (30 credits)
• Advanced Building Information Modelling (15 credits)
• Alternative Energy Systems Design and Installation (15 credits)
• Advanced Housing Design and Specification (15 credits)
• Advanced Off-site Construction (15 credits)
• Housing Development and Prototyping (30 credits)

Assessment method

100% Coursework

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 code K226
Institution code P56
Campus name University Centre Peterborough
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points In a related subject
A level DD In Maths and Physics
Scottish HNC Students who have achieved a HNC in a elated subject are encouraged to contact us to discuss admission with credit.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £8,000 Year 1
EU £8,000 Year 1
England £8,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8,000 Year 1
Scotland £8,000 Year 1
Wales £8,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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University Centre Peterborough
University Centre Peterborough
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