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Civil Engineering

Glasgow Kelvin College

Venues

Springburn Campus

Content

The HND Civil Engineering provides students with the technical educational requirements for the position of Technician Engineer. The course content is broad based to not only meet progression to University but also satisfy the wide range of employment opportunities. These include civil engineering contractors, consulting engineers, local authorities, infrastructure (water and transportation) organisations and many more.

Civil Engineering:
Technology, Materials and Testing; Fluid Mechanics; Contract and Project Management; Specialisms and Graded Units.

Construction:
Site Surveying; Substructure and Technical Communication.

Structural:
Mechanics; Analysis; Concrete, Steel, Timber and Masonry.

Others:
Geotechnics; CAD; Highways; Traffic; Mathematics and Computing Applications.


Campus location may be subject to change.

Entry Requirements

One Higher in Maths or Physics, or One Technical Higher plus National 5 Maths, or Foundation Apprenticeship Engineering; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

University course (year 3).

Start Date

August

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Engineering

SCQF Level

8

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

Landscape Architecture

Related courses by level

Degree, DipHE and CertHE

Related job profiles

Landscape Architect

Surveying

Town and Regional Planning

Related courses by level

Degree, DipHE and CertHE