Architectural technologists are a key part of any construction team, qualified to lead construction projects from design through to completion.
Anglia Ruskin Univesity, ARU
Based in Chelmsford or Peterborough, you’ll use industry-standard surveying equipment and the latest in computer-aided design, 3D modelling, project management and financial software. You can choose to take a placement year and further develop your professional skills, as you work towards becoming a chartered construction professional.
104 UCAS Tariff points from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent).
4 GCSEs at grade C, or grade 4, or above, including English and Maths.
If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.0 (Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.
A degree in construction management can lead to a number of careers, including working as a construction project manager or construction site manager for contractors or construction clients. Key to these roles is the ability to ensure that construction projects are completed on time, within budget, to the correct quality standards, healthily and safely, and with due recognition of wider sustainability and environmental issues.
You will consider the safety record within the construction industry and identify health and safety legislation aimed at reducing accident rates, and focus on the process of hazard identification and risk assessment and learn to produce method statements following on from risk assessments.