Pearson BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment (Civil Engineering)

Reg. No. 252969
This programme provides professional knowledge and skills for further study in civil engineering. 

Programme Contents

This is a two-year part-time programme providing professional knowledge and skills for further study to the degree level in civil engineering.

Programme Features

Professional Teaching Staff

  • Our teaching team is formed by professionals with extensive industry experience and teaching experience in higher education.

Medium of Instruction

  • Bilingual (Chinese & English) with English lecture notes

Assessment criteria

  • Mainly continuous assessments
Programme Details
Mode of Study

Part Time

Teaching Mode

Face to face (Classes may need to conducted via online platform depending on epidemic for the sake of students’ safety)

Commencement of Study

Every September, January and May

Entry Requirements
  • Completion of Secondary 6; OR
  • BTEC Level 3 qualification in related disciplines; OR
  • Diploma in related disciplines; OR
  • Diploma Yi Jin in related disciplines; OR
  • Applicant aged 21 or above with minimum 3 years of relevant experience but do not possess the required qualifications will be considered on a case by case basis; OR
  • Other equivalent qualifications, subject to the approval of the admission panel. 

Applicant should meet the following English Language Requirement before completion of programme:

  • Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) Level B2; OR
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) 51; OR
  • IELTS overall score 5.5 with a minimum score of 5.5 in Reading and Writing; OR
  • HKCT devised English Test; OR
  • Equivalent.

Year 1 Semester 1

  • Individual Project
  • Construction Technology

Year 1 Semester 2

  • Science & Materials
  • Construction Practice & Management
  • Mathematics for Construction

Year 1 Semester 3

  • Construction Information (Drawing, Detailing, Specification)
  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Principles of Structural Design

Year 2 Semester 1

  • Further Mathematics for Construction
  • Geotechnics & Soil Mechanics
  • Advanced Structural Design

Year 2 Semester 2

  • Group Project
  • Alternative Methods of Construction
  • Hydraulics

Year 2 Semester 3

  • Group Project
  • Advanced Surveying & Measurement

Total $45,000 (in 6 installments)

BTEC Registration Fee: HK$3,500 (Upon 1st instalment)

Tel: 2276 8514 / 2926 1222

It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.
This programme is operated by Hong Kong College of Technology International Limited.
Tuition fees and government subsidies will be reviewed and adjusted annually on various factors. All tuition fees are subject to the final approval from the Education Bureau.
Hong Kong College of Technology International Limited reserves the right of cancellation of programme and granting offer without prior notice.
This programme is awarded by Pearson Hong Kong.