The course includes the following units split between the two years.
The course gives learners specialist knowledge and technical skills, enabling entry to an Apprenticeship or other employment, or progression to related higher education courses. Learners taking these qualifications must have a significant level of employer involvement in their programmes.
You will have approximately 400 hours of direct tuition over the two years. As a guide you will need to spend another 600 hours in independent study and completing assignments/projects to achieve the level of attainment necessary for the award of the qualification.
Most assessment evidence is submitted by written coursework and reports. However, the first two units listed are assessed by external examination.
Students are advised to purchase the latest edition of the IEE Wiring Regulations.
BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Civil Engineering
Higher Education study, University
As a guide you will be expected to spend a minimum of 600 hours on independent study and completing coursework over the two years.
The course is more likely to benefit applicants already working in the industry, however each candidate will be assessed on previous experience and qualifications including:
Ideally you will be working in building services or a related sector.
GCSE English Language (Grade 4 (C) or above).
GCSE Mathematics (Grade 4 (C) or above).
The Education Funding Authority has allocated money to colleges to support students who are on low incomes or the dependent of parents on a low income, and need support towards their course-related costs or essential living costs or are facing financial difficulty.
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