The HND programme will provide you with a more advanced understanding of Construction and Management in the Built Environment. You will study key areas, such as contract procedures, project management and project research.
It is designed as a top-up from the RQF (Regulated Qualifications Framework) HNC Construction and enables you to study on a day-release.
The programme aims to provide you with a more advanced understanding of civil engineering. It is designed as a top-up from HNC Civil Engineering. It enables you to study on a day-release and evening mode to fit around your work commitments.
This programme is affiliated with the Institution for Civil Engineers (ICE) and is an internationally recognised qualification, by most employers, for people working towards Incorporated Engineer status.
(Construction Management Pathway)
- Group Project (Pearson-Set) (30 credits)
- Contracts & Management (15 credits)
- Project Management (15 credits)
- Management for Complex Building Projects* (15 credits)
- Alternative Methods of Construction (15 credits)
- Advanced BIM (15 credits)
- Personal Professional Development* (15 credits)
*Current New College Durham HNC students will complete these two units during their programme and new prospective students will be required to have completed these units before joining the course.
*Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.
UCAS tariff points: 120
You will hold the Higher National Certificate in Construction/Building Studies.
What next after HND top-up Construction & the Built Environment (Part-Time)?
You could enhance your career within the civil engineering industry by progressing to study a relevant subject at university.