Northumbria University Quality Support
Quantity surveyors play a vital role in the building and construction industry around the world. They work alongside other professionals, managing the financial and legal aspects of building projects from initial estimate to final calculation.
On this course you will learn to cost building designs, manage the procurement of resources and negotiate effectively with partners. Learning outcomes are aligned with the professional requirements of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) to ensure you graduate with the practical, analytical, creative skills and problem-solving abilities to progress to the next level.
For over 40 years, our relationship with RICS has meant strong links with the construction and property industry and an opportunity to spend a year in paid employment, means this well-respected undergraduate degree provides a strong foundation for a career in quantity surveying.
UCAS Institution Code: N77
UCAS Course Code: K240
The deadline for the receipt of full-time applications is 15 January; please consult the UCAS website for details. Many universities and colleges may consider applications from international students received up until 30 June. Please check with the individual university or college concerned. You are advised to apply as early as possible.
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|GCE A-level||This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided|
|GCE AS-level||This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided|
|UCAS Tariff: 128–120|
Year 1: Studies concentrate on the principles of knowledge on which quantity surveying is based.
Year 2: Concentrates on the traditional role of the quantity surveyor and prepares students for work in the optional placement year.
Year 3: Optional sandwich year. Final year: The broader role of the quantity surveyor is investigated while further developing academic skills including critical analysis, research and problem-solving.
- September 2017
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