Construction: Design, Surveying and Planning

Construction: Design, Surveying and Planning

This course is aimed at learners who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of Construction and the built environment. The T Level has an emphasis on ‘real’ industry experience and is equivalent to three A Levels.

  • Course Type School Leaver
  • Subject Area Construction and the Built Environment
  • Qualification T Level
  • Study Mode: Full Time Only
  • Course Level Level 3
  • Course Length 2 years
Overview

This course is aimed at learners who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of Construction and the built environment. The T Level has an emphasis on ‘real’ industry experience and is equivalent to three A Levels.

You will:

  • Study a core content that will develop your knowledge of concepts, theories and core skills relevant to construction and the built environment industry. You will learn about design, health and safety, sustainability, building technology, law and relationship management
  • Study specialist occupationally specific content, for example, in surveying and design and/or civil engineering
  • Undertake an industry placement with an employer to develop skills and behaviours. Your placement will last for a minimum of 315 hours
  • Develop your English, Maths and digital skills as appropriate for the occupation

You will be assessed through external assessments, practical assignments and an employer set project.

Choose this course if… you have a good understanding of Maths and Science and a keen interest in the construction and civil engineering sectors, especially around design, surveying and planning. It is also a good opportunity to undertake industry placements with our industry partners.

Next steps: You can progress directly into skilled employment, further and higher education and onto an Apprenticeship relevant to the T Level.

Entry Requirements

Standard entry requirements: You will need six GCSEs at grade 4 or above (including English Language and Maths). Learners progressing from a Level 2 course will need a BTEC Level 2 Diploma with a good Merit profile, along with English and Maths GCSE at grade 4 or above (or equivalent).

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