Building Services Gower College Swansea

Undergraduate

Awarded by: University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant)

Building services professionals are responsible for the design, installation, commissioning and operation of engineering services and, as such, have global and local environmental responsibilities.

  • Qualification

    Higher National Diploma - HND

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Tycoch campus

  • Start date

    September 2019

  • Duration

    2 years


Course details

Modules

The modules are: Year 1 (Level 4) • applied mathematics for construction and the built environment • building information modelling and CAD • construction technology 1 • health and safety for the construction industry • academic and employability skills • science, structural appreciation and materials • design of electrical installations Year 2 (Level 5) • group project for the construction industry • construction technology 2 • management principles and application for construction and the built environment • property inspection adaptation and refurbishment • refrigeration and air conditioning • building services design, installation and maintenance in construction

Assessment method

Assessment is via assignments and examinations.


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 29JW
Institution code G59
Campus name Tycoch campus
Campus code -

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Please contact the Gower College Swansea International Department at http://www.gcs.ac.uk/international or on +44 1792 284007.


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points
A level D D
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) PPP
Access to HE Diploma Pass
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MP


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,000 Year 1
England £9,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,000 Year 1
Scotland £9,000 Year 1
Wales £9,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Further information for England: http://www.direct.gov.uk, Further information for Northern, Ireland: http://www.studentfinanceni.co.uk, Further information for Scotland: http://www.saas.gov.uk, Further information for Wales: http://www.studentfinancewales.co.uk