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Construction Level 3 Extended Diploma at South Essex College

Course description

This course will prepare you for a career in the construction industry in the areas of general construction, civil engineering or building services engineering.

You will take part in educational visits and have the opportunity to undertake a period of work experience.

 

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Course content

There are three pathway opportunities:

  • general pathway
  • civil engineering
  • building services engineering

You will study units including:

  • health, safety and welfare in construction and the built environment
  • sustainable construction
  • mathematics in construction and the built environment
  • science and materials in construction and the built environment
  • building technology
  • graphic detailing
  • surveying in construction
  • computer aided design
  • structural mechanics
  • maths and English

Entry requirements

  • four GCSEs at grade four/grade C or above including maths and English, or
  • Construction Level 2 Extended Certificate plus maths and English at grade four/grade C, or equivalent
  • successful attendance at interview event

Assessment

  • written assignments
  • exams

Financial information

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

Future opportunities

Higher education at university or college.

Further information

In addition, you will take part in educational visits and have the opportunity to undertake a period of work experience.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Essex College directly.

Last updated date: 23 November 2018
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