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Demolition Management

University of Wolverhampton

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
4875 GBP/year
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About

This Demolition Management course at University of Wolverhampton aims to meet the growing need within the built environment sector for professionals with a thorough understanding of the management of the demolition process. 

Overview

The focus on following the process through the full spectrum of demolition of projects makes this course unique. As a student you will experience a combination of structured learning with problem-based scenarios and research that will develop your capabilities for critical thinking, argument, creativity and encourage your innovation All of which are brought into the practical decision making processes encountered in typical projects.

This Demolition Management course at University of Wolverhampton will enable you to appraise, analyse and evaluate the art and science of demolition management covering the areas of strategy, control, technical, commercial, legal, financial and organisational issues. You will reflect on and make cases for the integration of the technical (hard) and social (soft) management styles required within the context of strategic and operational demolition projects.

This flexible course can enable the use of individual modules as part of Continuous Professional Development courses offered by the University and its partners.

Potential Career Paths

A variety of job opportunities exist at various levels for demolition practitioners. Careerstructure.com for example is always advertising for: Health & Safety Manager – Strip out/ Demolition; Site Manager – Demolition; Demolition Supervisor; Civils Supervisor/Demolition Supervisor; Bid Coordinator – Demolition; Site Manager – Demolition; Demolition Operatives; and many more. 

These trends will only continue to increase based on the need to keep housing stock and infrastructure ratings high. In addition, the more experienced candidates will have opportunities to move up the corporate ladder and take on more senior roles in the industry.

The curriculum has been designed to ensure that each of the core requirements for these disciplines has been embedded and you will be exposed to the principles of tool box talks, site investigations and risk assessments etc.

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Research Methods
  • Sustainability-Circular Economy Cradle to Cradle
  • Corporate Management of Demolition
  • Demolition Methodologies
  • Asbestos Removal for Management
  • Building Information Modelling

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Direct applications can be made any time prior to the course start date but we will need sufficient time to process it.

Language

English

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a second class Honours Degree in a construction related discipline, or equivalent, is required for direct entry onto the Master’s programme. 
  • Students are selected using application form and references in the first instance. However, if you have a compatible non-cognate degree and/or relevant experience you may be interviewed and if successful, made an offer.
Or
  • A Postgraduate Certificate in a construction related discipline, or a related subject

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    4875 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4875 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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