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Quantity Surveying HNC (Full time)

Bedford Construction HE

Overview

Quantity Surveying HNC (Full time)

The purpose of Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Quantity Surveying is to develop students as professional, self-reflecting individuals who are able to meet the demands of employers in the rapidly evolving construction sector and adapt to a constantly changing world. The qualifications also aim to widen access to higher education and enhance the career prospects of those who undertake them.

The Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications in Quantity Surveying are aimed at students wanting to continue their education through applied learning. Higher Nationals provide a wide-ranging study of the construction sector and are designed for students who wish to pursue a career in quantity surveying.

In addition to the skills, knowledge and techniques that underpin the study of the sector, Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Quantity Surveying give students experience of the breadth and depth of the sector that will prepare them for employment, progression within employment or further study.

To apply for this course please visit the UCAS website here.

Course information

Entry requirements

Desirable:

BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Construction, Civil Engineering or Building Services.

Course content
  • 1 Individual Project
  • 2 Construction Technology
  • 3 Construction Practice & Management
  • 15 Science and Materials
  • 4 Law & Legal Frameworks for Quantity Surveying
  • 5 Measurement & Estimating for Quantity Surveying
  • 6 Tender & Procurement
  • 7 Quantity Surveying Practice
  • 15 Science and Materials
Qualification

HNC in Quantity Surveying

Assessment methods

Just as variety of teaching is important to the planning of a programme structure, so too is the use of a range of assessment tools appropriate to the unit and its content.

Some of the assessment methods that could be used are:

  • work-based projects
  • written assignments
  • reports
  • briefing documents
  • planning documents
  • design documents
  • solutions to construction problems through discourse and/or calculation
  • presentations, vivas, role plays supported by an observer’s statement and/or video evidence
  • portfolios
  • reflective statements
  • production of artefacts
  • work logbooks
  • witness statements.
Further study and career options

HND in Quantity Surveying

Career progression:

Learners will have the opportunity to pursue their career in wide range of construction areas.

Available Courses
Bedford College
Starts: 26/09/2022
Type: HE
Length: 1 year
Day(s): Monday, Tuesday
Time(s): 9:00am - 4:30pm
Fees: £6,000.00 Fee notes: The fee indicated is for each year of the course.
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Additional Learning Support

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Accessibility

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Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.