Level 3

Construction and the Built Environment Level 3 National Extended Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
2 YEARS SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Stephenson Road Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
2 YEARS SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Stephenson Road Campus

Overview

This course will prepare you for a career in the construction industry in the areas of general construction, civil engineering or building services engineering.

You will take part in educational visits and have the opportunity to undertake a period of work experience.

Predicted Grades

Please be rest assured that we will continue to make an offer based on your predicted grades or by alternative assessments for entry conditions based on your circumstances.

Entry Requirements

  • Four GCSEs at grade four/grade C or above including maths and English, or
  • Construction Level 2 Extended Certificate plus maths and English at grade four/grade C, or equivalent
  • Successful attendance at interview event

Course Structure

You will study units including:

  • Health, safety and welfare in construction and the built environment
  • Sustainable construction
  • Mathematics in construction and the built environment
  • Science and materials in construction and the built environment
  • Building technology
  • Graphic detailing
  • Surveying in construction
  • Computer aided design
  • Structural mechanics
  • Maths and English

Assessment & Feedback

  • Written assignments
  • Exams

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

What Next...

Higher education at university or college.