What will I learn?

Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in a range of specialist subjects such as Building Surveying, Construction Management and Quantity Surveying at GCU.

Course features

A specialist programme helping you to develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree.
Study academic modules that reflect the first year of your chosen degree.
Guaranteed university placement for all successful students
Our class sizes are smaller than you’ll typically experience at university – so you'll have more time with your teachers.
You will have university-style lessons for subject-based modules, to help you adapt to the studying in the UK.
Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you.

Award:

Certificate of Higher Education (SCQF Level 7) from Glasgow Caledonian University.

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

Building Surveying-BSc (Hons)
Construction Management-BSc (Hons)
Environmental Management-BSc (Hons)
Quantity Surveying-BSc (Hons)


Core Modules:

Building Performance
Construction Measurement and Cost
Construction Technology
English Language for Academic Purposes and Study Skills
Foundation Mathematics
Valuation of Property 1

How will I be assessed?

Grades from the programme do not count towards your final degree, but help the University determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for direct entry to your chosen degree programme.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally, you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You'll also be assessed by a combination of examinations at the end of each semester and coursework, which may include:

essays
reports
practical exercises
group and individual research projects
a design portfolio
oral and video presentations
seminar discussions
class tests
problem solving exercises.

Which department am I in?

INTO Glasgow Caledonian University

Study options

Full Time (12 months)

Tuition fees
£14,995.00 (US$ 20,639) Overall cost
This is a fixed fee
Start date

Expected October 2021

Venue

INTO Glasgow Caledonian University

Cowcaddens Road,

Glasgow,

G4 0BA, Scotland

Full Time (15 months)

Tuition fees
£15,995.00 (US$ 22,015) Overall cost
This is a fixed fee
Start date

Expected March, June 2022

Venue

INTO Glasgow Caledonian University

Cowcaddens Road,

Glasgow,

G4 0BA, Scotland

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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