Industry-led group projects with environmental building
Get essential experience of the world of work with industry-led group projects during each year of your course. Based on a real scenario, you will work in multidisciplinary groups of Construction Management, Building Surveying and Architectural Technology students, each of you playing a particular role in the team according to your discipline.

Access the experience and expertise of over thirty professional industrial advisers, providing you with guidance through seminars and supporting tutorials.  Their advice and knowledge will help you develop the professional skills necessary to successfully progress in the construction sector, and provide you with the confidence required for the final stage of each project - where you’ll look to present your work to a panel of industry professionals, defending your decisions and answering their expert analysis.

What might my group project involve?

Recent industry-led group projects have included:   
  • designing an energy efficient housing development
  • designing and planning the construction of a high performance multi-storey commercial development
  • designing a high-tech ‘envelope’ for the refurbishment and redevelopment of a singular 1960’s high rise building
  • consultancy work for social enterprise client, the Eden Project, on the development of a new site