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Course options

  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    City Campus

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

Why choose this course?

This course aims to meet the growing need within the built environment sector for professionals with a thorough understanding of the management of the demolition process. The focus on following the process through the full spectrum of demolition of projects makes this course unique. As a student you will experience a combination of structured learning with problem-based scenarios and research that will develop your capabilities for critical thinking, argument, creativity and encourage your innovation All of which are brought into the practical decision making processes encountered in typical projects.

This course will enable you to appraise, analyse and evaluate the art and science of demolition management covering the areas of strategy, control, technical, commercial, legal, financial and organisational issues. You will reflect on and make cases for the integration of the technical (hard) and social (soft) management styles required within the context of strategic and operational demolition projects.

Career Paths

A variety of job opportunities exist at various levels for demolition practitioners. for example is always advertising for: Health & Safety Manager - Strip out/ Demolition; Site Manager - Demolition; Demolition Supervisor; Civils Supervisor/Demolition Supervisor; Bid Coordinator - Demolition; Site Manager - Demolition; Demolition Operatives; and many more. These trends will only continue to increase based on the need to keep housing stock and infrastructure ratings high. In addition, the more experienced candidates will have opportunities to move up the corporate ladder and take on more senior roles in the industry.

Work, lead and manage within an effective demolition project team environment whilst analysing and recognising the contributions of individuals.

Apply numerical, statistical and quantitative skills within the planning and control of demolition projects in order to evaluate key issues which impact on project performance.

Deal with complex issues both systematically and creatively, make sound judgements in the absence of complete data and communicate conclusions clearly to specialist and non-specialist audiences using a variety of skills and media appropriately.

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University information

University of Wolverhampton

  • University League Table

    124th

  • Campus address

    University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, WV1 1LY, England

The Centre for International Development and Training (CIDT) has a 45-year track record of working in almost 140 countries.
Each year the university welcomes students from over 130 nations, studying at one of its UK campuses or partner institutions overseas.
The university works with TNE partners around the world: China, Hong Kong, India, Nepal, Oman, Greece, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Myanmar, Ireland and France.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    33rd out of 37 4

    117th out of 122 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 157
    91 56%

    32nd

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70.0 70%

    33rd

    15
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.87 77%

    23rd

    9
  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    92 43%

    111th

    7
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    42.0 42%

    109th

    6
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.96 79%

    65th

    13

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