Course Comparison

Course BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering with Foundation Year BA (Hons) Architectural Technology and the Environment
Award Bachelor of Engineering - BEng (Hons) Bachelor of Arts - BA (Hons)
Duration 4 years 3 years
Course type Full-time Full-time
Placement (+ optional placement) (+ optional placement)
Location Plymouth Plymouth
Provider School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics School of Art, Design and Architecture
Entry requirements
A levels: A levels or other Level 3 qualifications. Excluding general studies.

18 Unit BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma: MMP or Level 3 Diploma (12 Unit): DM
12 Unit BTEC National Certificate/QCF Diploma: DM

BTEC National Diploma modules
If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.

All Access courses: pass Access course (any subject) (including GCSE English and mathematics grade C/4 or above or equivalent). For candidates that do not have a science or technology background please contact: admissions@plymouth.ac.uk for further advice.

International Baccalaureate: 24 overall– English and mathematics must be included.

GCSE: mathematics and English at grade C or above.

Mature students with appropriate work experience are encouraged to apply. Other qualifications considered, please enquire.

English language requirements

For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.

A level
A minimum of 2 A levels, General Studies accepted.

International Baccalaureate
28 points.   

18 Unit BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma
DMM.

BTEC National Diploma modules
If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.

All access courses
Pass a named Access to HE Diploma with at least 33 credits at merit and/or distinction.

GCSE
Five passes including Mathematics and English Language grade C.

Equivalent qualifications may be considered.

English language requirements.

For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.