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FdSc 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 accredited by University of Wales Trinity St David and is intended to build on knowledge and skills gained as a result of previous study.  It has been designed to provide a qualification appropriate for those people already practising, those who intend to practice as higher technicians and those who wish to progress on to further study.  

Programme Features

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

Progression and Employment

This qualification can be upgraded to a BSc (Hons) with a further two years of study.  Successful completion will enhance career prospects within the public and private sectors of the construction industry and related employment opportunies such as local authorities, housing associations, health service trusts and privatised utitlities and other property owning industries. 

Programme Content

The modular programme comprises three specific modules as well as an independent study module and a work-based learning module.

The qualification is awarded when all modules have been successfully completed.  

Specified modules - 

  • Sustainable Development
  • Critical Research
  • Work Based Learning
  • Construction Technology 2
  • Professional Practice

Method of Assessment

The modules are assessed through a combination of assignments/projects/phase tests and examinations, plus (for the full award) an approved work experience diary.

Entry Requirements

  • A construction related Higher National Certificate
  • UWTSD welcomes applications on the basis of prior learning
  • Recognition of Prior Certification and Learning will require completion of the work based learning module for the full award. 
Academic Year Delivery Campus Course Length Course Options
2018 - 2019 Part Time Ammanford Campus 3 Years Apply Via UCAS Enquire
2019 - 2020 Part Time Ammanford Campus 3 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