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HNC Construction Management & Technology

Awarding Body:



Higher Education

Programme Length:

18 months

Bilingual Delivery:

This course can be studied in English only at present

Programme Description

This 18 month part time programme is validated and awarded by University of Wales Trinity St David and is intended to build on the knowledge and skills gained as a result of previous study or experience.  It has been designed to provide a qualification appropriate for those people already practising, those who intend to practice as higher technicians and those wanting to progress on to further study.  

Programme Features

  • Modular in design
  • Recognised by industry and professional bodies such as Chartered Institute of Building
  • Stand alone qualification
  • Part-time study

Progression and Employment

Successful completion of the HNC can enhance career prospects within the construction industry and related employment opportunities such as local authorities, housing associations, health service trusts, privitised utilities and other property owning industries.  The qualification can be upgraded to a Foundation Degree with further study. 

Programme Content

The modular programme comprises a minimum of seven specified modules.  The full qualification is awarded when all modules have been completed.   

Specified Modules -

  • Built Environment Law and Contract
  • Construction Technology 1
  • Health, Safety, Welfare and Risk in Construction
  • Tendering and Estimating
  • Surveying and Measuring Buildings
  • Materials and Science
  • Site Management


Method of Assessment

The modules are assessed through a combination of assignments/projects/phase tests and examinations.

Entry Requirements


  • A construction related Level 3 Technical Qualification
  • Two 'A' Levels
  • Mature student with experience, subject to successful interview
  • NVQ Level 3 in a construction related discipline
Academic Year Delivery Campus Course Length Course Options
2018 - 2019 Part Time Ammanford Campus 2 Years Apply Via UCAS Enquire
2019 - 2020 Part Time Ammanford Campus 2 Years Apply Via UCAS Enquire
Campus Address Post Code
Ammanford Campus Dyffryn Road,
SA18 3TA
Gelli Aûr Campus Gelli Aûr,
SA32 8NJ
Graig Campus Sandy Road,
SA14 4DN
Pibwrlwyd Campus Pibwrlwyd,
SA31 2NH
Jobswell Campus Jobs Well Road,
SA31 3HY