HNC Construction and the Built Environment (Civil Engineering)

18047W1 | Pagefield Centre, Wigan
Start Date | Sept 18
Time/Day | 17:30 - 20:30 TUESDAY/THURSDAY

Is this course for me?

This course is designed to provide a route to professional and management careers within the industry. Students will gain both a practical and theoretical understanding of the scientific, mathematical and design principles within Civil Engineering.

What will I study?

This course includes units such as Construction Technology, Science & Materials, Construction Practice & Management, Construction Information, Mathematics for Construction, an Individual Project and Principles of Structural Design.

How long is the course?

Two evening per week for 2 years. Additional units can be taken i.e. six units in second and third years to convert into a Higher National Diploma

How will I be assessed?

The programme is assessed through a variety of methods, from written assignments to course work.

What qualifications do I need?

A relevant Level 3 Diploma. Mature students with experience, a portfolio of work and employer references will be considered. Students must also possess a Grade C or above in Maths at GCSE or equivalent.

What can I progress onto?

Alumni students who have studied on a HNC programme have gone on to achieve first class degrees and employment within sectors such as architecture, building and quantity surveying and construction management. This programme is a route for students wanting

Other Information

Learners will be expected to develop higher level learning skills during this programme.

Course Fees

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Course fees shown are per annum (unless indicated otherwise). Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on or phone 01942 761111

Wigan & Leigh College endeavours to ensure that the information provided in this publication is accurate at the time of going to publication. All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time. The College cannot accept liability arising out of such changes or connected to such changes, however it will undertake to minimise disruption to students.

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