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Built Environment (Fast Track)

City of Glasgow College

Venues

City Campus

Content

This course is delivered by our highly professional teaching staff with significant construction industry experience and a proven track record of bringing out the best in their students.

The construction industry in Scotland offers a diverse range of technician level careers. This course offers you an entry-level qualification that enables you to pursue a career as an Architectural Technician, Construction Manager, Building Surveyor or Quantity Surveyor if you have neither the qualifications to directly enter higher national level courses nor the qualification and experience to secure a technician level modern apprenticeship.

You’ll study:
Domestic Building Services; Groundworks and Substructure; Superstructure and Finishes; Computer Aided Drafting; Construction Calculations; Construction Materials; Construction Site Surveying; Health and Safety in the Construction Industry; Built Environment Project; Sustainable Design for Architecture.

Entry Requirements

English, Maths and a science subjects at National 5. All applicants will be invited for interview.

Progression Routes

HND course at the college

Start Date

January

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

6 months

Department

Built Environment

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

Landscape Architecture

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