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Higher Education Courses

Construction HTQ – Technology and Principles of Offsite Construction (MAP 30 Credits)

Course code: G37P112
Type: Higher Education inc Higher Technical Qualifications (HTQ)
Duration: 15 weeks
Subject area: Construction,Higher Education
Location: Hereford
HE Modular Accelaration Programme - £1,500.00

* Fees are chargeable each year and the fees quoted will be for the current year only, if the course is more than 1 year further fees will be due next year.

About the course

This course consists of two Level 4 modules from the Pearson HTQ in Modern Methods of Construction for England: Construction Technology and Principles of Offsite Construction, aimed at those looking to learn more about the ever-changing construction sector, whilst also advancing the career prospects. With continual advancements taking place in the construction sector, there has never been a more important time to remain up-to-date with industry standards and emerging technologies, this module has been designed to facilitate this, whilst also exploring the growing ‘offsite construction’ sector to showcase modern methods currently in use.

What qualification will I gain?

Module accreditation at Level 4 in Construction Technology and Principles of Offsite Construction (30 credits)..

Why choose us

The two modules form part of the Level 4 Modern Methods of Construction for England HTQ. Programme content is taught by a range of experienced industry professionals in purpose-built classrooms, with the aim of developing both theoretical and practical knowledge of construction sector. Alongside specialist tutors, additional support such as mentoring services, targeted workshops, and individual tutorials, are provided to help you along your journey.

What you could do next

Continuation in completion of the remaining six modules on the HTQ in Modern Methods of Construction for England is a typical progression route. Beyond this, advancement options could include: ·

  • Level 5 (HND) in Modern Methods of Construction for England ·

  • Level 6 BSc in Construction Project Management

  • ·Level 6 BSc in Innovative Home Design and Construction ·

  • Level 6 BA (Hons) in Design for Future Living

Popular modules

Course content will be adapted by tutors as necessary, key areas to be explored include: ·

  • Types of structure in the built environment.

  • Construction methods and materials.

  • Environmental considerations and sustainability.

  • Forms of offsite construction.

  • Delivery and production benefits.

  • Volumetric, non-volumetric, and panelised units.

Key facts


Delivered 1x day a week over 15x weeks from January 2025.

Costs – Absolutely Free!

The Government are funding up to 30 credits of study as part of the modular acceleration programme for 24/25. If you wish to continue onto the full HTQ, your already low HE study cost will be discounted by a further 25%!

Assessment methods

Assessment takes place using a variety of methods including assignments, presentations, projects, and case studies. All students will receive regular feedback on their work and progress from their tutors. The qualification will be graded at pass, merit, and distinction.

Entry requirements

We expect those studying this HTQ to ensure they have a Level 3 in a related subject, as well as GCSE maths and English at a Grade C/4 or above. We also welcome interest from mature students who may not have the formal qualifications expected, but experience in the related subject area.