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HND Construction and the Built Environment (Civil Engineering) HND

University of Bolton

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UCAS CODE: 220K

Course options

  • Qualification

    Higher National Diploma - HND

  • Location

    Bolton College, Greater Manchester

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

Are you looking to begin your career in civil engineering, structural engineering, highways, utilities and environmental management or land surveying? Equivalent to two years of a university degree, this Civil Engineering HND offers you the practical and personal skills needed for a role in the sector or progression to a bachelor’s degree. This Level 5 HND in Civil Engineering is designed to develop your knowledge and skills across a broad range of civil engineering and construction disciplines that are essential to organisations in this dynamic and exciting sector of the economy. The course also aims to help you gain key transferable skills that are highly valued by employers. Throughout the course, our team of dedicated experts will guide you as you gain knowledge and understanding, as well as practical, professional and subject-specific skills. Initially, your studies will focus on the core knowledge that is required for a career in construction and the built environment, such as construction technology, science and materials, and construction practice and management. You’ll then build on this learning with specialist and optional units that concentrate on developing your understanding and skills in essential areas of civil engineering and mathematics for construction. We’ll help you learn the principles of civil engineering, and cover essential areas such as computer applications for civil engineering, fluid mechanics and technology, structural analysis, construction technical communication skills, and health and safety. You’ll also undertake an individual project and a group project, where you’ll have the opportunity to develop and apply your knowledge and demonstrate your practical ability. Overall, we’ll support you as you develop cognitive, intellectual and thinking skills, and gain valuable key, personal and transferable skills ready for employment or further study.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 32

Any subjects are acceptable at Level 3. You should also have five GCSEs at grade C or above or grade 4 to 9 (or equivalent) including English and Mathematics.Entry to this course is also available to applicants who have extensive appropriate work experience in the construction/civil engineering sector. If you don’t possess the academic qualifications listed above but have extensive appropriate work experience we’ll be delighted to consider your application.

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University information

University of Bolton

  • University League Table

    127th

  • Campus address

    University of Bolton, Deane Road, Bolton, Bolton, BL3 5AB, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    33rd out of 36

    57th out of 57 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 157
    n/a

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    78 78%

    31st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.01 80%

    20th

    1
  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    114 51%

    51st

    14
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60 60%

    54th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.51 70%

    57th

    1

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