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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Francis Close Hall Campus (Cheltenham)

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

What is Digital Construction MSc?

This course focuses on exploring the issues, challenges and changing digital technological needs of the various stakeholders within the construction industries. You’ll develop an in-depth and integrated understanding of BIM and other Interactive technologies applicable to their working practice and discipline area.

There is a global demand for high-calibre professionals with the skills in BIM and ACT that this course will provide. On completion, you’ll be able to apply specialised knowledge, expertise in interactive technologies and creative solutions across construction and design disciplines, at the forefront of the industry.

This course offers an opportunity for architectural technologists, interior architects, construction management, surveyors and civil engineers to develop specialised skills in construction disciplines, Advanced Construction Technologies and Building Information Modelling as part of a new generation of versatile, highly skilled, high calibre graduates within a competitive job market.

Study style

  • Explore and develop an advanced understanding of Building Information modelling (BIM), CAD, interactive technologies, collaborative techniques and information exchange,
  • Develop your understanding of theoretical, conceptual and practical frameworks in relation to building environment solutions.
  • Explore concepts, methods and systemic processes for whole building life cycle, leaner, better value integrated design solutions and project delivery proposals.
  • Enhance your technical, collaborative and interpersonal skills to position yourself as a future focused project lead, coordinator or manager.

Possible careers

Graduates from this course can go on to work as:

  • BIM Coordinator / BIM Manager / BIM Consultant / BIM Designer.
  • Architectural Visualiser
  • Digital Engineer / Digital Technologist
  • Digital Technology Manager
  • Digital Information Strategist.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 15,300per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Gloucestershire

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    University of Gloucestershire, The Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2RH, England

A diverse and inclusive community, welcoming students from over 60 countries worldwide.
Placements, internships, trips and career experiences help prepare students for success after graduation.
A wide range of bursaries and merit scholarships are available for international students.

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