MCAST Advanced Diploma in Construction Engineering
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|MQF Level||Level 4|
|Duration||1 year full-time and 2 years on apprenticeship|
|Entry Requirements||MCAST-BTEC First Diploma in Construction
MCAST-BTEC Diploma in Construction
MCAST Certificate in Construction Engineering Skills
MCAST Level 3 Diploma in the field related to Building and Construction
4 SEC/O-Level/SSC&P (Level 3) passes
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|Course Description||This course is based on both off-the-job and on-the-job training and gives an in-depth knowledge and experience of the general requirements and specialist areas related to the field of building and construction.
This will enable the student to carry out duties, at a professional and technical level, that are continuously required in an architect’s office or firms dealing in the building and construction business such as Design, Quantity Surveying, Land Surveying, Geospatial Engineering, Geographical Information and Project Management.
|Study/Course Delivery||During the course learners are also given the opportunity to develop personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working career.|
|Assessment||This programme is sub-divided into a number of units. Each unit may be assessed through various forms of assessment instruments, including project-oriented tasks, technical reports, take-home assignments, practical tasks, portfolios, employer related projects and/or time constarined tests.|
|Programme Learning Outcomes||1. Explain the responsibilities of employers and employees under current health, safety and welfare legislation
2. Identify main equipment, media and techniques used in the production of drawings to detail building/construction techniques and processes
3. Calculate final quantities from dimensions and descriptions of construction and civil engineering works
4. Interpret and evaluate building surveying techniques.
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