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Civil Engineering Degree Level 6 Standard



Approx. duration: 66 months

Start Date: September- October

Attendance: One day a week at the Ipswich Campus

End-point assessment: Delivered by ICE

Entry requirements: Be a minimum of 18 years of age, at least three A levels at Grades A*-C / 9-4 including Maths, English and Physical Science or their equivalent or will have completed a Level 3 Apprenticeship as a Civil Engineering Technician

Progression: Career within Civil Engineering, or possible higher education.

Course Summary: Civil Engineers provide technical and management input to develop design solutions for complex civil engineering problems. They will work as part of a team of engineers and other construction professionals through all lifecycle stages of development, design, construction, commissioning, operation, maintenance, and decommissioning of civil engineering infrastructure. They will also be required to have a broad skills base to work in areas including sustainable construction, structural integrity, geotechnics, materials, tunnelling, marine and coastal engineering, water, waste management, flood management, transportation and power. Once apprentices achieve their degree, they will complete an End point Assessment to demonstrate that they can perform knowledge, skills and behaviours in their occupation.