Full Time Level 5 BTEC Higher National Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment

In Ballymena

Price on request

Description

  • Typology

    BTEC

  • Location

    Ballymena (Northern Ireland)

  • Duration

    2 Years

Description

Year 1 Building Construction Environmental Science Mathematics III Site Surveying CAD and the Built Environment IT Applications in Built Environment Building Services and Equipment Measurement Year 2 Industrial Placement Year 3 Building Construction Design Technology Tendering and Estimating Contract Administration Maintenance and Adaptation Economics of the Construction Industry Project

Facilities

Location

Starts

Ballymena (County Antrim)
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Trostan Avenue Building, BT43 7BN

Starts

On request

To take into account

Applicants must have National Diploma in Construction or Land Administration, or National Certificate in Building Studies or National Certificate/Diploma or GNVQ Advanced in an appropriate discipline, or 1 GCE A Level, together with passes in at least 4 subjects at GCSE level including Mathematics, English and Science. Mature candidates with relevant industrial experience will be considered on...

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Course programme

Duration
2 years, Full-time or 3 Years Full-time with industrial placement in Year 2
Awarding Body
Edexcel
Entry Requirements
Applicants must have a National Diploma in Construction or a Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Construction, or National Certificate in Building Studies, or 1 GCE ‘A’ Level, together with passes in at least 4 subjects at GCSE level including Mathematics, English and Science. Mature candidates with relevant industrial experience will be considered on merit. Demand for this course is very high so early application is advised.

Course Content
Year 1

• Design Principles and Application for Construction

• Computer Aided Design for Construction

• Science and Materials for Construction

• Applied Mathematics for Construction

• Health, Safety and Welfare for Construction

• Building Services Design, Installation and Maintenance in Construction

• Site Surveying Procedures

• Construction Methods and Design Solutions

Year 2

• Industrial Placement (Optional)

Year 3

• Management Principles and Application for Construction

• Measuring, Tendering and Estimating for Construction

• Design Technology for Construction

• Project Management

• Production Management

• Building Control Procedures

• Conversion and Adaptation of Buildings

• Group Project

Course Aims

To provide the construction industry with higher level technicians who possess the necessary technical, managerial, analytical and personal skills to operate effectively as a team member in one of the Built Environment professions.

Special Features

Industrial placement in Year 2 of the course (optional).

Assessment Methods

50% assignment work 50% examination.

Achievements/Qualifications

Level 5 BTEC Higher National Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment.

Progression Routes

Degree courses in the Built Environment or employment.




Full Time Level 5 BTEC Higher National Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment

Price on request