Waterfront Building, Neptune Quay, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 1QJ, United Kingdom

Construction Management

Construction is a great place to plan a career with new innovations in robotics, digitised design and construction information (BIM) and offsite production techniques. New routes into professional careers are being established as ways of addressing the skill shortages. This course is designed to prepare and develop construction management specialists for a range of technical, professional and management career disciplines in construction and the built environment. The emphasis is on activities that encourage participation in the discussion of learning topics, students are encouraged to carry out research activities, work with others as part of a team, demonstrate an ability to work independently without supervision, solve problems, and interact effectively in a work situation. The course will benefit from the new computer suite with powerful computers running BIM software and access to Industry standard models. It is suitable for both new candidates and those already in the sector wishing to up skill to advance their career prospects. Graduates of these programmes have excellent career opportunities with regional and local employers. The construction industry has a continuing need for professionals and managers and with major local projects and infrastructure planned is expected to grow over the coming years with exciting prospects. Students can and do progress in a wide range of roles including construction management site and project managers office based building contracting technical roles, design, local authorities and building control and maintenance. The majority of our students are already working in managerial or professional roles so it is a great place to network and find new career opportunities.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-01
  • Location
    University of Suffolk at West Suffolk College,Bury St EdmundsEngland
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,790