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BSc (Hons) Building Surveying (Accelerated Day-Release)

University of Salford
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Course UCAS code: K234
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  • BSc (Hons), Full-time , Duration: 3 Years
Course Summary:
**Building Surveyors look at building pathology, focusing on refurbishment, reuse, development, restoration, repair, and conservation. As our growing cities adapt to the changing needs of the 21st century, our RICS-accredited BSc (Hons) Building Surveying Accelerated Day Release degree could open up a rewarding future.** Salford is a leading UK centre for surveying and we’re consistently ranked in the World Top 100 universities (QS 2018) for Architecture and Built Environment study. Providing a gateway to professional status, our Building Surveying course will advance your knowledge through a series economic, legal, technical design and management modules. Accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and developed in consultation with industry, you’ll be educated to the highest professional standards. Through this course, led by international experts, you’ll gain a comprehensive knowledge base. You’ll learn about the construction industry and its legal and regulatory framework. You’ll explore the relationship between a building and its internal and external environments. You’ll recognise how to diagnose problems with existing buildings and be aware of conservation and regeneration. Covering the same content as a standard undergraduate degree, the accelerated degree is taught over three trimesters rather than two semesters. This more intense mode of study means that you can complete your degree in a shorter period of time, so you to progress more quickly into work or further study. If you choose to study Building Surveying as a day-release accelerated degree, you will complete it in three years rather than five. The five year part-time option is also available. Learning takes place in our Peel Park campus, minutes from buzzing Manchester, a property and construction hotspot recently voted the UK’s most liveable city.* Mirroring the collaborative real-world, you’ll complete projects and problem-solving activities alongside Salford’s other built environment students. **Features** - Gain the knowledge and skills to describe, explain, evaluate, and apply building construction techniques - Learn to identify and use appropriate strategies and technologies applicable to building surveying practice - Develop an understanding of the interactions between a building and its internal and external environments - Gain the ability to identify symptoms and diagnose defects found in a diverse range of building types - Understand urban regeneration so you can participate in future sustainable regeneration initiatives - Fit your studies around your employment and complete them more quickly than a standard part-time degree *The Economist’s Global Liveability Index 2018 Please note this course is not available to students requiring a Tier 4 Visa.
Modules:
Year 1 modules may include: Technology 1; Building Surveying Practice 1; Environmental Science & Services; CAD; Introduction to Law & Regulatory Framework; Economics & Management. Year 2 modules may include: Technology 2; Property & Commercial Lease Law & Practice; Building Pathology; Procurement & Administration; Multi-Disciplinary Project; Building Surveying Design Studies. Year 3 modules may include: Conservation of the Historic Environment; Building Surveying Practice 2; Property Studies; Introduction to Urban Regeneration; Building Surveying Project; Discipline Research Project.
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15 January

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Manchester is a legendary party city, with loads of things to do every night and lots of things catered to students. The facilities at the Uni are amazing, they’re constantly doing it up and there’s loads of space and computers in the Library now, makes studying so much more relaxing. The staff are all really helpful, and my tutors were incredible – really interesting intellectuals, down to earth and with plenty of great advice and feedback to offer me.

Course Enquiries:
Tel. 0161 295 4545
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The Admissions Officer:
Tel. 0161 295 4545
Email. [email protected]

Course Enquiries:
Tel. 0161 295 4545
Email. [email protected]

The Admissions Officer:
Tel. 0161 295 4545
Email. [email protected]

 
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  • emi_roisin's avatar by emi_roisin on 25th July 2019
    I have genuinely enjoyed my first year at university immensely. The course has made me think and question my ideas, allowing me to critique my own work to improve it, I believe the extensive group work has given me the confidence to decide for myself if something I've produced is good, and be confident in my decisions. My tutors have been lovely, and with the small class sizes all of my tutors know my name, where I'm from, what my style is, my strengths and weaknesses and how I want to go into the photography industry in a particular genre. I've been allowed access to equipment and techniques, I hadn't even thought to try before. The university also offers a lot of student jobs, during term time and over the summer. these jobs can be anything from office work, or showing people around on open days, but they pay exceptionally well and inform you on new jobs frequently.
  • Amin2810's avatar by Amin2810 on 10th July 2019
    Everything apart from the academic section is ok. The largest proportion of the rating is due to the increased issue in the university lecturers not abiding by the rules of marking and fairness.
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