• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

Build a firm foundation of management skills to lead construction projects effectively and confidently. This Construction Management and Property Development (Hons) course from University of Derby is relevant, challenging and opens doors to high-achieving careers.

  • Take a major step towards membership of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), which paves the way for Chartered status and the chance to boost your earning power
  • This course is also accredited by the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (CICES)
  • Gain a wide range of hands-on experience to put your learning into practice
  • Develop a practical approach to problem-solving and decision-making within construction
  • Choose to spend an optional year on an industry placement to strengthen your CV further still
  • Take the opportunity to join UK and European study trips

Careers

Once you have completed the course, you will have every opportunity to pursue an exciting professional career in construction management, project management, site management or manufacturing. Because the degree is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), you will be eligible for membership (MCIOB).

Our graduates go on to take up roles with the main construction and civil engineering contractors for the public sector, including all the major companies. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 60 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction Materials Technology
  • Environmental Design and Services
  • Technology and Structures 
  • Construction CAD and Personal Development
  • Construction Organisation and Economics
  • Site Surveying 
  • Procurement, Contracts and Legal Studies
  • Maintenance and Refurbishment
  • Measurement and Cost Studies
  • Property Development and Appraisal
  • Project Planning and Development (Work-Based Learning
  • Diploma in Professional Practice (optional)
  • You'll study modules such as:
  • Applied Professional Practice
  • Contemporary Issues in Professional Practice
  • Cost Management and Property Valuation
  • Facilities Management and Property Development
  • Independent Study and Personal Development (Construction Management)
  • Professional Practice and Project Management
  • Civil Engineering Construction Management

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    56

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • UCAS points - 112 (up to 16 from AS-levels)
  • Specific requirements at A-level - At least a C in either Maths, Physics, Science or another related subject at A-level (or equivalent qualification)
  • Specific requirements at GCSE - GCSE Maths and English Grade C/Grade 4 (or above) or equivalent qualification

Alternative entry qualifications:

  • BTEC - DMM
  • Access to HE Diploma - 60 credits: 45 at level 3 with a minimum of Dist: 15 Merit: 24 Pass: 6

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14045 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14045 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Part-time UK/EU students - £1,155 per module

Living costs for Derby

  • 540 - 860 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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