• Engineering

    Fast Track to HNC Built Environment

  • SCQF Level

    Level 6

  • Attendance / Duration

    18 weeks

  • Start Date

    From 21 Jan 2019

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This is an 18 week January start course at SCQF 6.

This course is to prepare students for an HNC in the Built Environment who may not have the background or qualifications to allow direct entry, but would be considered following successful completion of the Fast-Track course.

The course is suitable for a wide range of learners including school leavers having studied at Higher level, adult returners to education, or learners with previous Construction employment experience who wish to enhance their career prospects.

You must also have a real interest in construction and be able to demonstrate the desire and ability for further study at higher level. You'll also need to come in for interview.

What's involved

This theoretical course is designed to enable students who achieve successfully to progress to the HNC Construction Management or HNC Architectural Technology with PDA in Building Information Modelling at SCQF7/8.

Students will undertake units including:

  • Construction Site Surveying
  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Civil Engineering Project
  • Introduction to Mechanics in Construction and CAD

Site visits/Industrial experience opportunities will be available where possible relating to the work in the course.

Go anywhere

When you successfully complete this course, you’ll have the choice of progressing to:

  • HNC Construction Management
  • HNC Architectural Technology with PDA in Building Information Modelling.
  • Then options for articulation to Year 2 of a BSc at Glasgow Caledonian University or Napier University or into employment.

Start Date

21 Jan 2019



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