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Construction - HNC 2021
Additional Requirements  
Admissions test required? No
Audition required? No
Criminal check (DBS) required? No
Health checks required? No
Interview required? No
Portfolio required? No
Other required? No
Requirement Summary  
An A level in Construction or related subject, or Level 3 vocational equivalent (diploma / extended diploma), or equivalent industry experience in a relevant field.
Level 2 Qualifications  
GCSE subjects and grades required: GCSE English, Mathematics and Science at grade C or above, or equivalent/GCSE English, Mathematics and Science at grade 4 or above, or equivalent.
Tariff Score  
UCAS Tariff Entry Requirement
UCAS Tariff Further Details
English, Welsh and Northern Irish Qualifications  
GCE A/AS level  
  A level
    Further details:
  Subsidiary Diploma
  Extended Diploma
  National Extended Certificate
  National Diploma
  National Extended Diploma
    Entry requirement: DDM-DDD
Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma (core plus options)  
Welsh Baccalaureate (Core plus Principal Learning)  
Overall Tariff Score:
Which lines of Learning/Points/Grades are accepted for entry: Please see below:
Additional Information:
Scottish Qualifications  
Scottish Higher  
Scottish Advanced Higher  
Other UCAS Tariff Qualifications  
Irish Leaving Certificate  
Irish Leaving Certificate (New grading scheme from 2017)  
International Baccalaureate  
Extended Project Qualification  
Cambridge Pre-U Diploma  
English Language Requirements  
International English Language Testing System:  
English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 5.5.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CAE score of 52 or above with a minimum of Borderline in each skill.
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CPE score of 45 or above with a minimum of Weak in each skill.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) and Proficiency (CPE) (taken after January 2015):  
An overall score of 169 with no component score less than 162.
Test Of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) iBT:  
79 with a minimum of 18 in Reading, 17 in Listening, 20 in Speaking and 17 in Writing.
Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE):  
An overall score of 54 with a minimum of 51 in each skill.
HKDSE English Language Examination:  
An overall score of 4 with a minimum of 3 in each component.
Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English (ISE):  
Trinity College Integrated Skills in English (ISE) Level III with a Pass in all 4 components
European Baccalaureate English Language 1:  
A minimum of 6.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 1.
European Baccalaureate English Language 2:  
A minimum of 7.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 2.
Other Qualifications