Taught course

BIM and Integrated Design

Institution
University of Salford · School of the Built Environment
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Applications will typically be accepted from candidates who have: a minimum second class undergraduate honours degree in architecture a minimum second class undergraduate honours degree in engineering, project management or other built environment discipline, or a recognised professional qualification in a cognate discipline. Suitable For This course is intended for graduates or experienced practitioners in: Architecture Architectural technology Structural and mechanical and electrical engineering design Design Design/project management

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

3 good reasons to study BIM and Integrated Design at Salford:

  • Gain knowledge of advanced BIM technologies and lean processes
  • Develop skills to deliver better value through integrated design
  • Research-based teaching, including industrial guest lectures.

Course Summary

If you are interested in the fundamental changes occurring across the construction industry, and efficient multidisciplinary collaboration in the design and construction process with the support of advanced BIM technologies, this is the course for you. It provides the skills and competences to support integrated design and delivery solutions and the coordination of roles and responsibilities for the financial, environmental and social performance of buildings. The course builds upon leading edge research and practice, enabling students to up-skill to undertake a leading role in the transformation of practices in work settings.

Information for international students

International students must provide evidence of proficiency in English- IELTS 6.0 band score (with no element below 5.5) or above are proof of this. There is also a possibility to take a language test.

Fees and funding

Fees 2014-15

Full-time £7,650

Part-time £1,275 per 30 credits

Full-time International £11,090

Full-time PgDip £5,100

Full-time PgCert £2,550

Distance Learning £1,275 per 30 credits

International Distance Learning £1,848 per 30 credits

Fees 2015-16

Full-time £7,650

Part-time £1,275 per 30 credits

Full-time International £12,000

Full-time PgDip £5,100

Full-time PgCert £2,550

Distance Learning £1,275 per 30 credits

International Distance Learning £2,000 per 30 credits

Additional costs

You should also consider further costs which may include books, stationery, printing, binding and general subsistence on trips and visits.

Scholarships and Bursaries

We offer awards to help you study through our:

  • Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship
  • University of Salford student loyalty discount
  • Country bursary scheme for International students only

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
28-32 months
full time
12-16 months
distance learning
28-32 months

PGDip

full time
8-12 months
distance learning
20-24 months
part time
20-24 months

PGCert

distance learning
8-12 months
full time
4 months
part time
8-12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Coursework/design project work100

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
course-enquiries@salford.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)161 295 4545
Fax
+44 (0)161 295 4646