Civil Engineering Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma at Wigan & Leigh College
This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge needed for an exciting career in the Construction industry. Career include: building surveying, quantity surveying, site management and architecture. On completion of the course, you can progress on to university level courses in Construction or employment.
You will be required to be successful in 18 subject areas (units), where the spread of topics covered will enable you to progress into any of the technical areas of construction employment. Topics include: Design, resources, construction technology and material specification. Practical work includes: Lab work, setting out, drawing, land surveying, computer aided design and IT application.
A minimum of 5 A*-C/ 4-9 GCSE subjects or equivalent including maths or English
Assessment is through assignments and coursework. Each unit has a separate outcome of pass, merit or distinction.
Courses are free for 16-19 year olds. For further information contact our Student Services team on 01942 761609.
Progression into employment or onto a Higher National Certificate/Diploma, Foundation Degree or Degree course.
This course is equivalent to 3 'A' levels.
All construction industry employers recognise this qualification for career development and it is highly valued as a means for recruitment. There is an acute shortage of trained and qualified technical, managerial and design staff within construction, where prospects are excellent.
How to apply
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