City College Plymouth has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
Civil Engineers help to create the structures and systems that sustain society. They are responsible for designing, building, maintaining and improving bridges, roads, canals, docks, office buildings, hospitals, schools, airports, power stations, railways, flood defences, water-treatment facilities. Completion of this course may lead to membership of professional institutions such as the Institution of Civil Engineers. You'll study through a mix of lectures, scientific experiments and practical work-based training, to gain specialist knowledge in a wide range of areas from site surveying to structural analysis and design to geotechnics. This course is rooted in real-world practice, where you will interpret civil engineering problems, design and construct solutions and put them to the test!
The course includes the following subjects: Level 4 Engineering Mathematics Structural Analysis and Design 1 Materials ICT and Design Civil Engineering Construction Construction and Civil Engineering Management Level 5 Strength of Materials Site Surveying Structural Analysis and Design Geo-technics Project Hydraulics
Assessment will be through a mixture of coursework, in-class assessments, presentations and examinations.
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!
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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
International applicants will be asked to complete a fee assessment. This allows us to confirm an applicant's nationality, immigration status and residency to correctly assess fee status. Applicant's will be asked to include copies of the relevant pages of their passport, any letters from the Home Office confirming immigration status in the UK and any other relevant documentation (copy of visa stamps, marriage certificate, etc.).
|UCAS Tariff||56 points|
Four GCSEs at Grade C (4) or above including English, Science and Maths.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£7,450||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£7,450||Year 1|