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Construction HND

UCAS Code: Not applicable

Higher National Diploma - HND

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

48

You'll need to have: Entry onto the two year HNC requires one of the following: 48 Ucas tariff points – from at least 2 GCE A Level with supporting GCSE grades A-C in appropriate science maths or technology subjects BTEC National Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma + NVQ level 3 trade qualifications BTEC National Level 3 Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment NVQ 3 Site Supervision or Site Technical Operations Mature entrants with previous construction experience may be recognised through Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) We welcome applications from people of any age who might not meet the standard entry criteria, but we would expect to see evidence of continuing academic and/or professional development and a capacity to pursue the course successfully. If your application is successful, you will be invited to attend an interview to discuss your ability and suitability for the course.

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Part-time | 2020

You’ll get to study in some of the best facilities in Doncaster, all of which are perfect to build up your skills and knowledge in the Construction and Built Environment sector.

If you’re not sure of the different specialist areas within the Construction and Built Environment sector, this course is perfect for you. Over the two year period you’ll understand the different roles and responsibilities and get the opportunity to develop further ready for your future.

HNC is a respected Nationally recognised qualification with a total of eight units to be completed. A summary of Unit 1: Design Principles and Application for Construction and the Built gives an idea of study around Environmental issues relevant to planning, design and production phases of the construction process, the coordination and management of each phase; factors affecting the selection of materials, systems and equipment; environmental impact of energy and other constraints on the planning, design and construction processes; roles, responsibilities and obligations (including liability for health, safety and welfare) of all parties involved in construction projects; cost implications and how technology affects the design of construction projects and the design processes and procedures used for the production phase.

Suitable for people wanting to advance their career in the construction industry via the supervisory, management, technical and professional route.

Tuition fees

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England
£7,000
per year
EU
£7,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£7,000
per year
Scotland
£7,000
per year
Wales
£7,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

University Centre Doncaster

Department:

Business & Administration

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