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Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Construction

Preston College

HNC (Higher National Certificate) , Uncategorised

Course Description

Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Construction Course ID: PC00715 Academy: Construction Introduction: The HNC in Construction is a well established qualification recognised by construction professionals in both the private and public sectors. With this qualification students have the potential to move upward through Higher Education/professional career pathways, or to continue employment at a junior management level. The course is delivered in a variety of ways including: lectures, tutorials, laboratory workshops, site visits and group work. The course has been devised around the needs of the construction industry and is regularly reviewed to ensure that the taught content is current and accurate. Study Mode & Location: This two year, part-time programme will be held at Preston College, Fulwood Campus, St Vincent`s Road, Preston, PR2 8UR. Course Content: The HNC comprises eight modules. Four modules will be studied each year. Year 1 Modules BN1091 - Construction Technology BN1093 - ICT for the Built Environment BN1094 - Legal Studies BN1095 - Workplace Module Year 2 Modules BN1092 - Construction Management BN1096 - Core Management BN2091 - Construction Technology BN2096 - Industry Project Assessment: Assessment is via a combination of coursework and presentations. Careers & Progression Opportunities: The programme has been developed to meet the needs of the major functions in construction and has been developed with career progression and professional recognition in mind. The qualification is recognised by major professional bodies and by employers in both the private and public sectors, as appropriate for supervisory, junior, middle management and technical appointments. The course allows progression to a range of degree programmes validated by the Department of the Built Environment at the University of Central Lancashire, including BSc Degree programmes in Building Surveying, Quantity Surveying, and Construction Project Management. Additional Information: You will be required to purchase the recommended protective clothing necessary for this programme of study. How To Apply Full-time Students You will need to complete a UCAS application form. The majority of applications are now completed using `UCAS apply`, a web-based on-line application system. You will need to include the following information on your application form: Institution code name: CLANC Institution code: C30 Campus code: P Help, Advice & Further Information If you know of someone who would like to study a course at Preston College but their first language is not English, please contact the Advice Centre on their behalf to discuss the options available. Opening Hours: Mon-Thur 9am-7:30pm (9am-5pm during College holidays) Fri 9:30am-4.30pm The information contained in this leaflet was correct at the time of production. Preston College however, reserves the right to alter or amend the details contained in this leaflet. This course will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Construction Course ID: PC00715 Academy: Construction Introduction: The HNC in Construction is a well established qualification recognised by construction professionals in both the private and public sectors. With this qualification students have the potential to move upward through Higher Education/professional career pathways, or to continue employment at a...

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