Course Information

BSc (Hons) Construction Engineering & Management (Top Up) Validated by The Open University

Open University

Level 6

Description

The overarching aim of the BSc (Hons) Construction Engineering & Management programme is to produce high calibre graduates who shall have obtained the relevant competencies to undertake roles within one of the many disciplines of construction engineering and construction management. The programme has been developed to produce professional and competent construction managers and engineers equipped with industry relevant technical and managerial skills.

Schedule

Duration: Session dependent
Hours per Week: Session dependent
Total Hours: Session dependent
Day(s): Session dependent
Start Time: Session dependent
End Time: Session dependent

Additional Information

South West College is approved by the Open University as an appropriate organisation to offer higher education programmes leading to Open University validated awards. The Open University regulations can be found here. You can also download the full programme specification here

Terms & Conditions

Students are required to:

  • Comply with College Policies and procedures, rules and regulations (available in your Student Diary/Higher Education Handbook, on-line: www.swc.ac.uk/policies and on the College VLE).
  • Submit all coursework and assessments by specified dates, coursework submitted without consent after the deadline shall not normally be accepted.
  • Pass all modules in each year of study in order to proceed to the next year of the programme.
  • *The minimum overall pass mark of 40% is required to be achieved in all modules.

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    Core Modules

  • Sustainable Construction Methods - 20 Credit Points
  • Project Management & Professional Ethics - 20 Credit Points
  • Collaborative Project - 20 Credit Points
  • Building Design, Performance & Regulation - 20 Credit Points
  • Research & Dissertation - 40 Credit Points
  • Assessment Method

    Assessment of core modules will be by a combination of Course Work, Professional Report(s), Presentation(s) and Examinations. *The minimum overall pass mark of 40% is required to be achieved in all modules.

    Progression Opportunities

    Upon successful completion of the BSc Hons in Construction Engineering & Management programme graduates may consider entering into employment within the construction industry or continuing to study by applying for a place on a post-graduate programme i.e. MSc

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    Entry Requirements

    Entry to the BSc Honours Top-Up programme requires applicants to have successfully completed a Foundation Degree (or other relevant Level 5 qualification such as a Higher National Diploma) in a Construction related discipline, qualifications deemed equivalent, or by the college’s policy relating to APL. Students must also hold GCSE English Language and Maths at grade 4 (grade C) or above. (Level 2 literacy and numeracy qualifications are also accepted).

    International Student Entry Requirements

    International students must meet the general entrance requirements for admission to any College First Degree, Foundation Degree or Higher National Diploma. English language requirements for international applicants is Academic IELTS 6.0 with no band score less than 5.5. Trinity ISE – Pass at Level 3 also meets this requirement for Tier 4 visa purposes.

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    Course Costs

    Total Fee Session dependent
    Reduced Fee Session dependent
    Fee Per Module Session dependent
    Other Fees Session dependent

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    Sessions

    Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

    Full-Time
    Campus: Technology & Skills Centre
    Week Starting: 14 September 2020
    Day: Subject to Timetable
    Time: 00:00–00:00
    Fee: £4,395.00
    Reduced Fee: £0.00
    Places Available: 12
    Course Coordinator: Stephen.Moss@swc.ac.uk
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    Part-Time
    Campus: Technology & Skills Centre
    Week Starting: 14 September 2020
    Time: 00:00–00:00
    Fee: £1,180.00
    Reduced Fee: £0.00
    Places Available: 12
    Course Coordinator: Stephen.Moss@swc.ac.uk
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