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Gloucestershire College

Construction

UCAS Code: Not applicable

Higher National Certificate - HNC

Entry requirements


A level

D,D

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

PPP

UCAS Tariff

48

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Part-time | 2020

This Higher National qualification is aimed at students wanting to continue their education through applied learning and experience a wide-ranging study of the construction and the built environment sector. It is intended for students who wish to pursue or advance their career in industry where a variety of technical roles such as architectural technician, site supervision or surveying could be followed.

As a part time programme, you will study over two years, attending college one day per week. The course places a large demand on your personal time and you should therefore allow for approximately 8 hours of self-study each week.

**Testimonials
Rob Faulkner -
“My favourite thing about the course was learning about a range of construction processes and activities that many of my contemporaries at work knew about, but I didn’t, and that set me back a little. The HNC helped fill in the gaps.”
“After finishing my MSc in Construction Project Management at UWE, I started working for Design Software Solutions. My role involves setting companies up with Building Information Modelling (BIM) and new software and processes for the construction industry.”**

Modules

Modules Covered - Individual Project - Construction Technology - Science & Materials - Construction Practice & Management - Legal and Statutory Responsibilities in Construction - Construction Information (Drawing, Detailing, Specification)

The Uni


Course location:

Gloucester Campus

Department:

Centre for Technology and Engineering

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