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Design, Surveying and Planning for Construction T Level

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    Ideal if: You wish to study and train for a specific occupation ‘on the job’, whilst continuing with an academic education

    You’ll learn: Subject such as Materials science, design concepts, landscape surveying and town planning to learning about construction, management and the built environment, this course provides a superb grounding in an exciting industry

    Expect: The opportunity to study on the job but also to continue with academic education which will provide you with the opportunity to progress into a skilled occupation or further study

    You’ll love: The broad range of subjects taught by our industry professionals and the opportunity to work alongside the exciting companies in Gloucestershire


    What will I study?

    This T level covers a core set of underpinning knowledge, concepts and skills, and then move on to specialist content covering occupational or industry specific skills. There will also be industry placements with up to 2 employers which will last for a minimum of 45 working days.

    Our brand new T-level course in Construction: Design, Surveying and Planning has cutting edge content and is a whole new way of learning. You’ll have a full-time programme of study as well as Industry Placements to prepare you for work or Higher Education.

    The course is made up of different sections.

    The Core section of the T Level programme will give you a baseline understanding of the industry. There is an employer set project, where you are challenged to design a building in a set amount of time.

    The Occupational Specialism section is covered mainly in year 2 and this covers content which aligns with industry specific skills or directly relevant content for your chosen occupation.

    A key section of the course is the Industry Placement which gives you at least 9 weeks of valuable work experience.

    In addition, there are a host of other elements such as preparation for work, T-level specific tutoring, trips and careers advice and guidance to make a relevant and substantial study programme. 


    How will I be assessed?

    In addition, the employer set project will test you on a host of skills including:

    •    Communication skills
    •    Problem solving
    •    Working with others
    •    Setting performance criteria
    •    Carrying out primary research

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What You Will Pay

Please contact Student Services on 0345 155 2020 for pricing information.


Why Gloucestershire College?

We guide any ambitious and motivated person on their journey through education and their career, by providing the right environment that encourages and nurtures individual talents.

Our industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching team provide our students with the skills businesses truly need.

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90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us good.

  • We offer industry relevant facilities
  • Our lecturers are passionate subject specialists
  • Employers value our students' skills

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great Learning Mentor scheme.