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Course Description

These programmes are designed to provide students with a high level of understanding of the design, function, construction and statutory requirements for buildings of all classes and to prepare them for more advanced employment in the construction industry.

The programme consists of a combination of core and optional courses which provide appropriate training in each case for students with technical employment in the field of Quantity Surveying (estimators and cost analysts), architectural technicians, building surveying, building control or construction management (site managers).

The courses have been designed to include a high level of academic and practical elements. Enrolment on the programme entitles students to become student members of the CIOB, RICS and CIAT. The programme is also recognised nationally and internationally by employers in the construction industry.

UCAS Code:

  • K100 (Architectural Design)
  • K220 (Construction Management)
  • K240 (Quantity Surveying)
  • K230 (Building Surveying)
  • K200 (Building Studies)

HND route comprises sixteen courses

Year 1

  • Project Evaluation & Design
  • Construction Technology &Environmental Design
  • Construction Technology & Materials
  • Management Principles
  • Building Law & Contract Administration
  • Construction Economics & Finance
  • Construction Management
  • Building Design & Maintenance Studies

Year 2

  • Measurement
  • Building Conversion & Adaptation
  • Design History
  • Design Studies
  • Project
  • Assessment & Management of Risk
  • Tendering & Estimation
  • Site Engineering & Surveying

Entry Requirements

1 A Level or AVCE with a minimum of 60 UCAS points, Edexcel National Diploma or Certificate in Construction and mature students with relevant industry experience

Assessment Methods

Assignments, projects, portfolio

Qualifications

HND Architectural Design
HND Building Studies
HND Building Surveying
HND Construction Management
HND Quantity Surveying.

Awarded by the University of Greenwich

Progression

Relevant degree programme at University and/or membership/chartership with relevant construction bodies

Type

Level

HND

Level 5

Timetable

Cost

FTE

Contact Admissions

Hours

Weeks

Duration

30

35

2 years - 3 days per week

Campus

Start Date

End Date

Erith Campus

09/2014


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