Start Date13 Sep 2021
Course: BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate Construction (Civil Engineering) (Yr 1 of 2)Campus: Strand RoadType: Part TimeStart Date: 13/09/2021
- Site location Strand Road
- Dates 13/09/2021 - 16/06/2023
- Surveying, Measuring + setting out
- Construction Information
- Science + Materials
- Mathematics for Construction
UK Requirements48 UCAS Tariff points at A Level together with a minimum of 5 passes at GCSE Grade C or above, which must include Maths and English Language or equivalent Level 2 qualification; OR National Diploma in a relevant area of study (including GCSE Grade C or above in Maths and English Language or equivalent Level 2 qualification; OR University approved equivalent).Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) may be considered for entry. For more details visit nwrc.ac.uk/apply
ROI Requirements48 UCAS Tariff points + 5 OLCs (Grade 04 or above) to include Maths and English; The College reserves the right to increase the entrance criteria, based upon demand. Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) may be considered for entry. For more details visit nwrc.ac.uk/apply
There is no structured work placement in this qualification.
Further StudyThe course will prepare you for entry into degree courses in Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, Environmental Engineering & Construction.
Career ProspectsThis course is designed to enable you to embark on career paths which include: Civil and Structural Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Construction, Renewable Energies, Surveying, and Project Management. You may also be in a position to continue your career by undertaking professional exams to become a Chartered Engineer. You may pursue careers within the public sector agencies, e.g., roads, water, rivers and local councils. Alternatively, following the course, you may seek employment with private consultants, designers or contractors on a diverse range of construction projects. The course also provides an opportunity for you to develop valuable skills in the use of a industry standard computer aided design (CAD) software and surveying equipment.
I now have the opportunity to progress to University and achieve my chosen degree in only two years due to the preparation I received here at NWRC.Jordan Downey
The College gave me so many amazing opportunities, such as competing at the 'Worldskills' Finals in Russia!Declan Porter