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Civil and Transportation Engineering with Foundation Year (Hons)

48 months
Duration
13450 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

The overarching aim of the Civil and Transportation Engineering with Foundation Year (Hons) programme from University of Wolverhampton is to develop graduates who are characterised by their ability to develop appropriate solutions to engineering and transportation challenges by using new or existing technologies, through innovation, creativity and change.

Overview

By undertaking the course, you will be exposed to a number of subject areas that underpin the practices of modern civil and transportation professionals. These include amongst other, traffic engineering, transport planning, design of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and use of simulation and modelling software tools. 

In addition, you will cover all the fundamental disciplines of civil engineering for the development of a skills portfolio that will equip you to seek a professional career with duties related to the design, management and construction of major infrastructure projects. 

Such projects are dams, reservoirs, highways, urban transport schemes, bridges, major buildings, flood defences, water supply, sewage treatment, harbours and sea defences. 

Finally, the Civil and Transportation Engineering with Foundation Year (Hons) programme from University of Wolverhampton is intended as your first step towards becoming an Incorporated Civil Engineer and a practitioner in the global community.

Career

Civil and transportation engineering is all about creating, improving and protecting the built environment. Civil and transportation engineers contribute to the design and build of infrastructure that is sustainable and that provides the facilities for day-to-day life of individuals.

They carry out impact assessment and undertake sustainability and feasibility studies to safeguard the sustainability of projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Mathematics Skills
  • Communication Life Skills
  • Mathematics Skills
  • Mechanical Technology
  • Orientation to Infrastructure and the Built Environment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GCSE English and Mathematics at grade C+/4 or an accepted equivalent
  • Only the following equivalent qualifications are accepted for English: Functional Skills Level 2 English and OCN Access to HE Core English (12 credits at Level 2 or 3 in English)

    Only the following equivalent qualifications are accepted for Mathematics: Functional Skills Level 2 Maths and OCN Access to HE Core Mathematics (12 credits at Level 2 or 3 in Mathematics)

    PLUS EITHER

    • 32 UCAS Points
    • EE from A Levels or equivalent
    • BTEC QCF Extended Diploma grade PPP, BTEC QCF Diploma grade PP
    • If you've got other qualifications or relevant experience, please contact The Gateway for further advice before applying.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13450 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Part-time tuition fee:

  • Home - £3120 per year
  • International - £6725 per year

Living costs for Wolverhampton

550 - 900 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

 

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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