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Construction Extended Diploma Lev 3 (QCF) at Stephenson College

Course description

The BTEC National Award and Certificate in Construction introduces learners to the subject knowledge required for a range of technical and professional occupations within construction. The BTEC National Extended Diploma is a practical work related course. As a student you will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace scenarios. As well as learning about the employment area you have chosen, you will develop the skills you need to start a career in Construction.

Course content

The BTEC National Award and Certificate in Construction introduces learners to the subject knowledge required for a range of technical and professional occupations within construction. The BTEC National Extended Diploma is a practical work related course. As a student you will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace scenarios. As well as learning about the employment area you have chosen, you will develop the skills you need to start a career in Construction.

Entry requirements

You will normally need to have at least one of the following:

1. A BTEC First Certificate or Diploma in Construction
2. An Intermediate GNVQ in Construction
3. At least 4 GCSEs at A*-C to include English, Mathematics and Science
4. An appropriate knowledge and/or experience gained at work or from other related qualifications

Assessment

A variety of means of assessment are used including written assignments, seminars and presentations.

Financial information

Fully funded

Future opportunities

Your studies should enable you to achieve success and progression into a technical or professional position in the construction industry.

Further information

How will I learn?

An exciting, varied and challenging approach to learning is adopted throughout the course, including directed research linked to projects, practical skill based sessions, seminars, lectures and tutorials.

Our ain is to assist you in your learning and for you to acquire learning skills that will stand you in good stead for the future.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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