Civil Engineering – HND Top Up

Course Overview

The HND Civil Engineering will suit students who have some experience in the construction industry and wish to further develop their Civil Engineering skills which will enable them to progress into positions at a more senior level.

Partnership: Pearson
UCAS Code: 610H

  • Entry Requirements

    Entry will be directly into Level 5 for applicants with an HNC in Construction and the Built Environment or equivalent qualifications with an acceptable unit combination.

  • Career Prospects

    The recognised progression route for this programme is onto a related degree programme including the third Year/Level 6 of the BSc (Hons) in Construction Management.

    Graduates have employment prospects in a wide range of construction disciplines, for example: project manager, building surveyor, quantity surveyor or construction manager.

  • Course Details

    Learning & Teaching Methods

    This programme will include lectures and practical workshop sessions.

    Additional Course Costs

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  • Course Modules

    Modules include:

    • Group Project
    • Further Mathematics for Construction
    • Geotechnics and Soil Mechanics
    • Advanced Structural Design
    • Highway Engineering; Hydraulics
    • Advanced Surveying and Measurement
  • Assessment

    You will usually have to complete coursework and phase tests as you progress, and normally sit exams at the end of the academic year.

Study Mode

Higher Education & Degrees


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