• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
How about combining site action with the business side of the building industry? This Construction Management (Hons) course at London South Bank University will equip you with the skills for a career in construction management, allowing you to be involved at every stage of exciting developments across London and beyond.

Overview

Why study Construction Management (Hons) at London South Bank University?

  • No. 1 London university: for 'satisfied with teaching' and 'satisfied with assessment' in Building, town and country planning (Guardian League Table). 
  • No.1  London modern university for research intensity in Building (Complete University Guide). 
  • Professional accreditation: we’re fully accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building. 
  • Our subject-specific facilities include a Building Information Modelling (BIM Centre). 
  • You'll be taught on a site which is part of a multi-billion pound regeneration area in the heart of London, so you'll be close to a range of employment opportunities for work placements, internships and networking. 
  • History: we’ve been educating building professionals for over 100 years – and have strong industry connections.

You’ll build a range of technical and managerial construction expertise, along with up to date knowledge of legislation and regulations – the byelaws, health and safety regulations and legal and financial implications of construction projects. We’ll also prepare you to lead multidisciplinary teams and deliver with confidence in complex environments.

This course, accredited by Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), will prepare you for a career in a range of fields within the built environment, including project management, contracting, consultancy and house building. The CIOB is the professional body representing the building industry.

Employability

Construction management can be a fantastic career for those who love buildings and working with people and want to work in a professional capacity. Look at London's changing skyline and the demand for professionals in the built environment becomes obvious.

The course will enable you to develop a wide range of employability skills. How? Well, we take an applied approach to teaching and learning – and you’ll have lots of opportunities to build your work experience and professional network through an optional placement and an optional summer work placement.

Accreditation

CIOB

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
    • Duration description

      Sandwich option - 4 years.

  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction practice
  • Surveying and setting out
  • Legal and economic context
  • Construction technology and materials
  • Construction technology and structures
  • Building services and environmental science
  • Construction contract law
  • Measurement and documentation
  • Estimating and tendering process
  • Production management
  • Construction planning
  • Management of organisation
  • Research project
  • Project management
  • Corporate management and finance
  • Contract practice and administration
  • Sustainable construction and the environment
  • Construction management project

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • A Level CCC or;
  • BTEC National Diploma DMM or;
  • Access to HE qualifications with 45 Merits or;
  • Equivalent level 3 qualifications worth 112 UCAS points
  • Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).

Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    13780 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13780 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 £5550
  • International £8268

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

London South Bank University (LSBU) offers considerable financial help through scholarships, bursaries, charitable funds, loans and other financial support.

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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