Coleg Y Cymoedd

Course Details

Construction and the Built Environment - BTEC Certificate leading to Subsidiary Diploma

Locations and Attendance

Nantgarw
Full Time - To be arranged

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Course Duration : 03/09/2018 to 28/06/2019
Course Code : GEF364NL

Please Note - These fees are for the 2018/19 Academic Year and are subject to change annually. Fees are payable for each year of study. Days, Times and Fees for Part Time and HE courses are subject to change. HE Tuition Fees will be confirmed April 2018.

Course Outline

The course is designed for those who would like to pursue a career in the technical and professional areas of the construction industry for example; Architectural design, Building maintenance & surveying, Quantity surveying, Site Management and Civil engineering.

You will be introduced to the employment opportunities available in the construction industry, enabling you to choose your preferred area of work, and if already in employment.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE’s at C or above including Maths and English

What will I study?

In year 1 you will study:

Mathematics Science & Materials Building Technology This will give you an understanding of the scientific principles behind the design and construction of buildings. You will learn about the different types of foundations and the forms that buildings take.

In year 2 you will study:

Health and Safety Sustainable Construction Construction Technology and Design This will show how building interact with the natural environment, how the design process is organised and you will develop technical drawing skills by designing a house.

How will I be assessed?

Coursework throughout the year

Career Opportunities and Progression

Degree courses in the following: Architecture Civil Engineering Quantity Surveying Land Surveying Structural Engineering Building Inspector Building Management Architectural Technology

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