HNC/D in Construction - Built Environment
Mode: Full / Part Time, Delivered at Accrington and Rossendale College, UCAS CODE: K220 / K221
Start Date: September 2020
In partnership with: Pearson
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Duration: HNC: Full-time: Two days per week over one academic year. Part-time: One day per week over two years. HND: Full-time: two days per week over one. Part-time: One day per week over two
Cost: £7,500 Full Time, £4,000 Part Time
Course Overview

This is a qualification for established construction personnel who wish to upgrade their skills and knowledge, possibly with a view to preparation for promotion, additional responsibilities in work or a change of career focus.


What will I learn?

Units in the programme may include:


Mandatory Units:

• Individual Project (Pearson Set)

• Construction Technology

• Science and Materials

• Construction Practice and Management

• Legal and Statutory Responsibilities in Construction

• Construction Information (Drawing, Detailing, Specification)

Optional Units:

  • Principles of Refurbishment
  • Site Supervision and Operations


  • Group Project (Pearson set) (Double unit)
  • Contracts and Management
  • Project Management
  • Management for Complex Buildings
  • Alternative Methods of Construction
  • Personal Professional Development
  • Transport Systems in Buildings




How will the course be assessed?

A series of written and practical work is assessed by your tutors and will determine your overall grade.



This course can offer opportunities for students to continue their study of Construction at Degree Level. It will also help you begin a career in this sector or assist with professional development.


We have a wide range of adult learning programmes to help you reach your goals.

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