Construction & the Built Environment

Professional Construction & the Digital Built Environment (Extended Diploma) - R252

Wirral Waters Campus Full Time Level 3

Or Application Form & Reference Form to be returned to Student Services

This course is an engaging programme aimed at students who are looking for a challenging career within the Construction industry. Students who study on this course will be looking to continue their careers within fields such as Architecture, Building Services, Building Surveying, Civil Engineering, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Planning, Project Management, Quantity Surveying, Site Management, plus many others.

Course Details

This course will enable you to study a wide range of subjects, all of which will help you on your chosen career pathway, moving into employment or further training. You will get the opportunity to gain a nationally recognised qualification linked to your chosen career.

    You will study a range of subjects covering areas such as:
  • Construction Technology
  • Design Procedures
  • Project Management
  • Economics & Finance
  • Surveying
  • Property Valuation
  • Management Techniques
  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Property Law
  • Building Services & Design
Entry Guidelines

Relevant Level 2 or 4 GCSEs at Grade 9-4 or A*-C including Grade 9-4/A*-C GCSE in Maths.

Satisfactory interview, assessment, school report and/or satisfactory reference.

Equipment Required

Drawing equipment including scale rule, calculator, pens and pencils, A4 folder.

Assessment Method

Assessment is assignment based.

Where can I progress to?

HNC Level 4 in Construction and the Built Environment or University Course with UCAS e.g. degrees in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering, Construction Design.

Explore potential careers via Career Match — it provides current local data on wages and employment prospects.

You could progress to these Wirral Met courses:

Apply Now

Starting 2nd September 2020 - Ending - 24th June 2021REF R252M001

If you are aged 16-18:

This study programme will be FREE for most students who are aged 16-18 on 31 August, or students aged 19-24 with an Education, Health & Care Plan.

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £7500.00

Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you if you are aged 19-23 and you do not already have a level 3 qualification.

Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

This is a full level 3 course

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus. Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11 to 4pm and Wednesdays 4 to 6.30pm (term time only).


Never miss an opportunity!

Sign up for alerts on our latest events, offers and course availability

iip matrix qaa ofsted disability esf esfaLCR adult budget logo