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HNC Architectural Technology

24 months
4625 GBP/year
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Solent University’s HNC Architectural Technology programme offers learners a varied curriculum based on three key themes: architectural design, architectural technology and professional practice.


Graduates will have an improved understanding of the architectural process and be better prepared to take on more advanced roles in the architectural technology sector.

What Does This Course Lead To?

  • As a part-time student you’re expected to already be employed within the construction industry. The HNC Architectural Technology programme at Solent University has a strong commitment and excellent reputation for the career development of its students both during and post-studies.  
  • This HNC provides students with a platform to progress onto a number of full degrees including BA (Hons) Architectural Design and Technology (part-time).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction Technology
  • Architectural Communication
  • Science of Materials
  • Architectural Design Development
  • Architectural Design Realisation
  • Building Law and Management

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


240 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • plus 4 GCSE/O Level grade C or above to include English and Maths
  • or BTEC/Edexcel Advanced GNVQ
  • or National Certificate Diploma in a Building/Construction related discipline
  • or relevant Access course
  • or other qualifications which are considered to be equivalent of the above.
  • Applications from mature students and non-standard applicants may also be considered - contact admissions for further information by emailing
  • Applications are welcomed from students who do not have the academic qualifications listed above but may be admitted on the basis of relevant experience rather than standard qualifications.
  • Progression to a Pearson Higher National Diploma (HND) qualification is not automatically available after completion of this Higher National Certificate (HNC) course.

Tuition Fee

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    4625 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4625 GBP per year during 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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