In addition to full-time undergraduate and postgraduate courses, the School of Architecture, Design and Built Environment at Nottingham Trent University (NTU) offers shorter courses and part-time options in construction management, real estate and civil engineering.
These options in construction, property management and technology are popular with professionals, allowing them to balance work commitments with their studies, and follow a subject that directly links to their job.
Read more about the courses on the NTU website: www.ntu.ac.uk/cpdbe
Designed in consultation with RICS, the CIOB and employers, these courses provide you with the skills relating to the construction business environment and current technology.
These courses focuses on real estate finance as well as development practice and agency management. You can gain valuable insights into legal and planning systems, building pathology and the conversion, adaptation and care of buildings.
Civil and structural engineering
On these courses, you’ll have access to NTU’s excellent resources for structural testing, materials science, soil mechanics and building engineering. There are concrete and hydraulics laboratories, and a well-equipped surveying equipment store.
Building Information Modelling (BIM) and AutoDesk Revit
These intensive three-day courses will give you an overview of BIM and how it is applied using Autodesk Revit. You will learn how to navigate the Revit interface, apply the modifying and modelling tools, and create schedules.