HNC Future Home Design & Construction Harlow College


Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

The Higher National in Future Home Design & Construction (MOBIE) will enable graduates to demonstrate a sound knowledge of new and emerging technologies and innovative strategies within the construction and built environment.

We have strong links with the Ministry Of Building Innovation & Education (MOBIE), Places for People and Essex Construction Action Group.

BTEC is the world's most successful and best-loved vocational qualification brand and is renowned for engaging students in practical, interpersonal and thinking skills for more than thirty years.

BTEC Higher National qualifications are widely recognised by industry and higher education as the principal vocational qualification at Levels 4 and 5.

The qualification provides students with a clear line-of-sight to employment and to progression to a degree.

After the HNC – you could ask to transfer to the second year of a degree. Again, contact the University's admission team direct after searching the course on the UCAS website. Or you could continue at Harlow College and complete your HND.

Jobs in the industry include: Assistant Design Co-ordinator, Design & Build Co-ordinator, Construction Site Supervisor, Construction Design Technician.

Possible Careers include: Site Manager, Project Manager, Health & Safety Manager, Planning Supervisor.

  • Qualification

    Higher National Certificate - HNC

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Harlow College

  • Start date

    10 September 2018

  • Duration

    1 year

Course details


Mandatory Core Units

Individual Project
Science & Materials
Construction Practice & Management
Optional modules
Specialist Units

Building Information Modelling
Housing Design & Specification
Principles of Alternative Energy
Principles of Off-site Construction
Principles of Housing Economics
*These modules may change, subject to approval

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 HCDC
Institution code H23
Campus name Harlow College
Campus code 1

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 65 points

64 UCAS tariff points

Relevant Level 3 qualification, e.g. BTEC, UAL, A Level, Access to HE Diploma etc.

Mature students may have commensurate work/business/ industry related experience that may be considered

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £5,500 Year 1
EU £5,500 Year 1
England £5,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5,500 Year 1
Scotland £5,500 Year 1
Wales £5,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

£5,500 per year with an inflationary rise if you proceed to the Year 2/HND. Included in the fee: £10 free printing per year. All tuition and assessment. Not included in the fee: Printing over £10 Cost of trips. Cost of residential visits. Basic stationery