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HNC Construction and the Built Environment

Level 4

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Key Info

Learning Area   Construction
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   2 Years
Institution Code   C78
Course Code   10349-CAM-22


Dates & Locations

Course Type   University
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   13/09/2022

This programme is ideal if you would like to pursue a career in sustainable construction giving you an insight into building surveying, building control, quantity surveying, civil engineering, structural engineering or construction management.

This introductory qualification gives you the opportunity to study a focussed selection of traditional and contemporary construction and civil engineering subjects, informed by the needs of industry. It will cover a targeted range of contemporary vocational skills; for example utilising the latest equipment and techniques for surveying, setting out, construction drawing and the sustainable use of building materials; thus enabling you to make an immediate contribution when employed in the construction sector.

On completion of the programme you will be more versatile, more employable, multi-skilled and professionally competent in your chosen career. A variety of different teaching styles enables you to learn in an effective manner, ensuring that you have the right knowledge and skills to excel in the workplace. The programme will also equip you with communication, team working and time management skills, making you a more effective student and employee.

  What You Will Learn

Indicative Modules:
Applied Mathematics
Design Principles & Application
Science & Materials
Health, Safety & Welfare
An Applied Introduction to Site Surveying Procedures
Introduction to Project Planning & Development

  Entry Requirements

48 UCAS points (32 from A2 Level preferably in a maths, science, engineering or design technology subject). Plus GCSEs at grade C or above in English and maths.

  Progression

Possible Progression (subject to availability)

Bachelor’s degree programmes at UK Universities
Possible Careers
Planners
Site Managers
Advisors
Administrative and technical roles

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# Construction # BuiltEnvironment # Camborne # Cornwall # Building

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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