Course Description

The Higher National Diploma (Top-up) is a top-up stage of the 120 credit Higher National Certificate in Construction. This qualification is required to gain entry to the BSc (Hons) in Construction.

This stage requires 120 credits (eight modules) to be attained. Specific required modules and options for each student will be agreed by the programme director.

The modules are internally assessed using a variety of methods and styles as appropriate to each module. Assessment methods include assignments, research projects, problem-solving case studies, practical tasks, group work, oral presentations, timeconstrained assignments and formal examinations.

Other Important Information

> A wide range of learning and assessment experiences are provided throughout the course
> The emphasis is upon student-centred, varied and industry relevant methods of teaching
> Students will usually wish to purchase textbooks although there are extensive library and online resources available
> Ceremony costs apply for those wishing to attend the graduation
> This programme is validated by the University of Greenwich.

Future Prospects

Successful students will be able to progress onto the BSc (Hons) in Construction.

Entry Requirements

Students are required to have achieved the Higher National Certificate in Construction