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Building Surveying (Accelerated Day-Release) BSc (Hons)

University of Salford

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Full-time | Main Site | 3 Years | JUN-20
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  • Full-time | Main Site | 3 Years | JAN-21
  • Full-time | Main Site | 3 Years | JUN-20
  • Full-time | Main Site | 3 Years | JUN-21
  • Full-time | Main Site | 3 Years | SEP-20

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    K234

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    80th

    1
  • Subject Ranking

    18th

    3 (Building)
  • Entry Standards

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    127

  • Graduate Prospects

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    84

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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    3.84

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BSc (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    JUN-20

Course Summary

**Building Surveyors look at building pathology, focusing on refurbishment, reuse, development, restoration, repair, and conservation. As our growing cities adapt to the changing needs of the 21st century, our RICS-accredited BSc (Hons) Building Surveying Accelerated Day Release degree could open up a rewarding future.**Salford is a leading UK centre for surveying and we’re consistently ranked in the World Top 100 universities (QS 2018) for Architecture and Built Environment study. Providing a gateway to professional status, our Building Surveying course will advance your knowledge through a series economic, legal, technical design and management modules. Accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and developed in consultation with industry, you’ll be educated to the highest professional standards.Through this course, led by international experts, you’ll gain a comprehensive knowledge base. You’ll learn about the construction industry and its legal and regulatory framework. You’ll explore the relationship between a building and its internal and external environments. You’ll recognise how to diagnose problems with existing buildings and be aware of conservation and regeneration.Covering the same content as a standard undergraduate degree, the accelerated degree is taught over three trimesters rather than two semesters. This more intense mode of study means that you can complete your degree in a shorter period of time, so you to progress more quickly into work or further study. If you choose to study Building Surveying as a day-release accelerated degree, you will complete it in three years rather than five. The five year part-time option is also available.Learning takes place in our Peel Park campus, minutes from buzzing Manchester, a property and construction hotspot recently voted the UK’s most liveable city.* Mirroring the collaborative real-world, you’ll complete projects and problem-solving activities alongside Salford’s other built environment students. Features• Gain the knowledge and skills to describe, explain, evaluate, and apply building construction techniques• Learn to identify and use appropriate strategies and technologies applicable to building surveying practice• Develop an understanding of the interactions between a building and its internal and external environments• Gain the ability to identify symptoms and diagnose defects found in a diverse range of building types• Understand urban regeneration so you can participate in future sustainable regeneration initiatives• Fit your studies around your employment and complete them more quickly than a standard part-time degree *The Economist’s Global Liveability Index 2018Please note this course is not available to students requiring a Tier 4 Visa.

Entry Requirements

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  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)
  • Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal
  • Access to HE Diploma
  • AS
  • Extended Project

Details

104 UCAS Tariff Points from a minimum of 2 A2's or equivalent.

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University information

University Ranking

80th

About this University

The University of Salford embeds industry into all it does: many courses are created with industry wrapped around them and its world-leading research advances industry knowledge and insight. The university's heritage directs its future: having answered the needs of industry since 1896, its connection to industry is stronger than ever. Based just outside Manchester, it is the only university with a campus at MediaCityUK, sitting right next to neighbours such as ITV and the BBC.

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Salford

M5 4WT

UNITED KINGDOM