HNC Construction and the Built Environment

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Why study the programme? The HNC is designed to provide students with a high level of understanding of the design, function, construction and statutory requirements for buildings of all classes, and to prepare students for more advanced employment opportunities in the construction industry. The course is tailored to students with ambitions of working within construction in a professional, managerial or technical capacity. A number of career opportunities exist including work as planners, site managers, advisors or administrative and technical roles within construction companies, as well as the opportunity to continue studying at graduate level to Higher National Diploma (HND) studies level five. Emphasis will be placed upon reflection, analysis, environmental impact, critical thinking and personal development. What are the aims of the programme? The programme aims to enable students to develop a wide variety of technical skills and understanding, supported by the development of analytical and research skills through group and individual projects. What should you achieve at the end of the programme? By the end of the programme students will have developed a deeper understanding of construction design principles, site management and the potential environmental impact of construction projects in the 21st Century. With the potential opportunity of pursuing a technical apprenticeship (NVQ 4) or continuation onto a level five HND programme. What will you study? The Construction Curriculum consists of four core mandatory units exploring: Design Principles and Application for Construction and the Built Environment, Science and Materials for Construction and the Built Environment, Health, Safety and Welfare for Construction and the Built Environment, Group Project in the Construction Industr

Course information

Name: HNC Construction and the Built Environment Qualification title: BTEC HNC Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment (QCF) Qualification type: Assessment Awarding Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL) Created 20150817 13:09:15 Updated 20150817 13:09:15

Entry requirements

None

Provider

Cornwall College
Further Education
enquires@cornwall.ac.uk
0845 2232567
http://www.cornwall.ac.uk

Address

Customer Enquiries
Trevenson Road Town: REDRUTH County:Cornwall

Learning aims

Title: BTEC HNC Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment (QCF) Qualification: BTEC HNC Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment (QCF) Classification: Construction, Planning and the Built Environment

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