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 and Hydraulics
Assessment will be through a mixture of coursework, in-class assessments, presentations and examinations.
How to apply
To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||56 points|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Four GCSEs at Grade C (4) or above including English, Science and Maths.|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£3,700||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£3,700||Year 1|