Level 3 Construction & the Built Environment
|Mode of study||Vocational Full-time|
|Campus||London Road Campus|
|Start date||6 September 2022|
|Course code||FLR3DCB (2224)|
Who is it for?
This is a two year, full time course. The aim of the course is to develop and train enthusiastic learners who are interested in working or are already working in the construction sector. It has been developed by employers and professional bodies to ensure it fully supports entry onto the HNC in Construction and the Built Environment or a range of relevant specialist degrees; as well as other construction career pathways at technician level such as design/architecture, construction supervision/management.
Four GCSEs including maths, English and Science GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above or a vocational course at Level 2. You will need to attend an interview and initial asssessment prior to acceptance.
What does the course involve?
Units covered over two years (seven in the first year, eight in the second year): •
Tendering and Estimating
Health & Safety in Construction
Surveying in Construction
Graphical Detailing in Construction
Building Regulations & Control in Construction
Management of a Construction project
Building Surveying in Construction
Provision of Primary Services in Construction
Work Experience in the Construction Sector
Conversion, Adaptation and Maintenance of Buildings
Offsite and Onsite Alternative Construction Methods
Renewable Energy for Housing.
How is the course assessed?
There are five internal assessments in the form of assignments and two external assessments as time-controlled assignments in each year.
How much does it cost?
Trips: A full or partial contribution to any trips must be made, the cost will vary depending on the details of the trip.
Equipment: we highly recommend that you have a 4GB memory stick or hard drive with a high capacity, lever arch file, note pad, protective footwear, and waterproof coat.
What do I do next?
You can apply online via the APPLY NOW button. You can also apply for a second, alternative programme of study on the application page. If after reading this factsheet, you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Open Evenings, ring Admissions on 01743 342346 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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