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Civil Engineering

Heriot-Watt University

Venues

Edinburgh Campus

Content

First Year: Students study modules that are common across the Programme. It is intended to give students an introduction into the civil engineering industry.

Second Year: Expands on the basics of the First Year:, with subjects such as Advanced Calculus, Geology and Hydraulics.

Third Year: Is concerned with engineering principles - structural steel and concrete design, environmental topics and structures.

Fourth Year: Students study transportation engineering, as well as exploring geotechnics and structures in more depth. There are also options in this year, allowing students to begin specialising.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
Standard entry: 4 or 5 Highers at AABB or ABBBB including Maths plus English at National 5.

Widening access entry: 4 Highers at BBBC including Maths at B plus English at National 5.

For entry to Level 2 you would require 2 Advanced Highers at BB including Maths plus 4 or 5 Highers at AABB or ABBBB.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BEng Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

H200

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society

Department

Civil and Structural Engineering

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.hw.ac.uk

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

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Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

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