This is a new course, created in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University and unique to Chesterfield College. You will collaborate with other students and become part of a wide family of construction professionals from across the Sheffield City Region.
A significant part of the course involves three work-based units over two years. This requires sourcing a work placement or, if you are employed in a relevant role, can be completed at your current place of work.
This course is accredited by CABE (Institute of Construction and Building Engineers).
Successful completion of the foundation degree will enable you to progress directly onto the BSc (Hons) Building Engineering and Project Management (top-up) at Sheffield Hallam University. You can also access professionally accredited built environment awards at Sheffield Hallam University, including Construction Project Management.
What modules will I study?
Introduction to Reflective Practice - Work-Based Learning; Introduction to Construction Project Management; Evaluation of Builds, Materials and Sites; Understanding Building Technology; Law and Economics for the Built Environment; Health and Safety at Work; Evaluating Construction Technology; Building Technology Design Project; Construction Project and Production Planning, Sustainable Construction Studies.
Portfolio of work; Exams; Project Work; Work-based projects and practical assessments.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Chesterfield College|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
One A Level plus 4 GCSEs at Grade C/4 or above including Maths and English;
BTEC Diploma in Building, Construction or Civil Engineering;
Other relevant Access or foundation course qualifications;
Mature students with relevant experience will also be considered.
Fees and funding
|England||£6,995 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£6,995 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£6,995 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£6,995 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.