Accrington and Rossendale College

HND Construction- Built Environment Accrington and Rossendale College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

This is a qualification for established construction personnel who wish to upgrade their skills and knowledge possibly with a view to preparation for promotion, additional responsibilities in work or a change of career focus. The qualification may also be appropriate for those with some knowledge and experience in construction on a supervisory basis but who wish to train for a career that requires graduate-level qualifications.

Course details


All units are compulsory and are worth a specified number of credits. These enable you to cover key subject knowledge whilst developing your own interests. You must take units worth a total of 120 credits.

The units available on the course are as follows:
Maths in Construction
Management Principles
Technology of Complex Buildings
Conversion and Adaptation
Project Management
Modern Methods of Construction
Design Technology
Work Based Learning
Technology of Complex Buildings
Work based Learning

Assessment method

The course provides you with opportunities to test your understanding of the subject informally before you complete the formal assessments that count towards your final mark. Each unit normally contains a least one piece of assessment at the end of each unit for which you will receive feedback from your tutor. Assessment methods include a range of coursework assessments such as essays, reports, portfolios, presentations, group work, practical work and project work. The grades from formal assessments count towards your unit mark.

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

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.

If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

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 K221
Institution code A44
Campus name Main Site
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

HNC Construction

Additional entry requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

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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Accrington and Rossendale College
Broad Oak Campus
Broad Oak Lane

Clearing contact details

Admissions and course information

01254 354117

Course contact details

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Main Contact

01254 354047

Fax: 01254 354001