Quantity Surveying: University of Westminster

Javascript is required to view this map.
Degree 
BSc Hons
Address
Quantity Surveying: University of Westminster, School of Architecture and the Built Environment, University of Westminster, 35 Marylebone Rd, London NW1 5LS, London, United Kingdom
Ads
Subject
Engineering
Course Language(s) 
English
Course Beginning 
September
Duration 
3 years full-time; 5 years part-time
App Deadline 
30th April
Scholarship and Grants 

http://www.construction-student.co.uk/in...

Telephone 
+44 (0)20 7911 5000
Fax 
+44 (0)20 7911 5171
E-mail 

mrdm...@westminster.ac.uk

Website 
http://www.westminster.ac.uk/schools/arc...



Introduction

Quantity surveyors are the financial managers of the construction team, who add value by monitoring the functions of cost, time and quality in building and engineering projects of any scale. The role of the quantity surveyor has changed significantly in recent years and they now take the long view of building projects, assessing options and providing a client with detailed information on which to base decisions. Increasingly, quantity surveyors are valued for their creative ideas and solutions at the early stages of a project.

Teaching and Assessment

The wide variety of teaching and learning methods include lectures, seminars, tutorials, workshops, laboratory sessions, individual and group projects, and guided reading. Assessment is designed to monitor your progress throughout the course and a variety of assessment methods are used including portfolios, written work such as essays and reports, in-class tests and examinations.

Associated Careers

Demand for the services of quantity surveyors is worldwide and quantity surveying is a truly global profession. The increased emphasis placed by clients on costs and value for money means that the quantity surveyor has a wide range of employment possibilities in private practice, central or local government and with construction, investment or development firms both in the UK and overseas.

Entry Requirements

  • Qualification type Grade/points
  • A Levels BBC
  • International Baccalaureate 26 points
  • BTEC National Diploma DMM
  • Excluding Key Skills plus GCSE Maths and English at Grade C or above.

People who viewed 'Quantity Surveying: University of Westminster' also found interest in following institutions . . .