The course is designed to provide knowledge of specific subjects relevant to construction which will support higher level study and career progression. It integrates theoretical and practical knowledge to inform construction management in different contexts. It is designed for individuals who want to progress their learning within a work-related context.
Modules may include:
- Individual project (set by Pearson)
- Construction technology
- Science and materials
- Construction practice and management
- Construction information (drawing, detailing, specification)
- Mathematics for construction
- Principles of structural design
You will be taught through a combination of lectures, seminars and tutorials, by experienced lecturers whose knowledge and expertise are matched to the content of the modules on the course.
When not attending lectures or seminars, you will also be expected to study through independent learning. Independent learning plays a vital role in your studies and involves research, such as reading books and journal articles, preparing assignments and presentations, working on individual and group projects. You will have access to a variety of materials to support you in your learning such as books, journals, lecture notes and a wide range of e-resources.