Title name: Degree in Civil Engineering
Knowledge branch: Engineering and Architecture
Center where it is taught: Higher Polytechnic School of Engineering R / Benigno Ledo, University Campus 27002 Lugo
Date of authorization for the implementation of the title by the Xunta de Galicia: Decree 187/2010 of November 11 (DOG 11/17/2010)
Date of publication in the BOE: April 16, 2011
Date of the last accreditation: 07/20/2016
Responsible for the title: Cuesta Garcia, Tomas Serafin
Degree coordinator: Cancela Barrio, Javier José
Teaching conditions:Offer periodicity: annual
Type of teaching: Face-to-face
Study regime: full time / part time
Languages of use: Spanish GalicianInteruniversity degree: No
Coordinating University:University of Santiago de CompostelagoalsThat students demonstrate that they possess and understand knowledge in an area of study that is the basis for general secondary education in that field of study.
That students know how to apply their knowledge to their work or vocation in a professional way.
That students have the ability to gather and interpret relevant data to make judgments that include a reflection on relevant issues of a social, scientific or ethical nature.
That students can transmit information, ideas, problems and solutions to a specialized and non-specialized public.
That the students have developed those learning skills necessary to undertake further studies with a high degree of autonomy.Basic skillsThat students have demonstrated to possess and understand knowledge in an area of study that starts from the base of general secondary education, and is usually found at a level that, although supported by advanced textbooks, also includes some aspects that imply knowledge from the forefront of your field of study
That students know how to apply their knowledge to their work or vocation in a professional way and possess the competences that are usually demonstrated through the elaboration and defense of arguments and the resolution of problems within their area of study
That students have the ability to gather and interpret relevant data (usually within their area of study) to make judgments that include reflection on relevant issues of a social, scientific or ethical nature
That students can transmit information, ideas, problems and solutions to both specialized and non-specialized audiences
That students have developed those learning skills necessary to undertake further studies with a high degree of autonomyCurriculumItineraries or mentions:
The degree includes the following mentions:Mention in Civil Construction
Mention in Hydrology
Mention in Transport and Urban ServicesStudents must choose one of the three mentions and complete the module of subjects linked to said mention. The mention taken will appear in your graduate degree.
Credit transfer and recognition:
It consists of the acceptance by a university of the credits that were obtained in an official education, in the same or in another university, and that are computed in other different education for the purposes of obtaining an official degree.
It implies that in the official academic documents accrediting the successive teachings for each student, the totality of the credits obtained in official teachings taken previously, at the same or at another university, that have not led to the obtaining of an official degree, will be included.
The USC regulates these two figures in the following regulations published on the web:
Recognition of university activities and transversal competences of the usc:
Students will be able to obtain up to a maximum of 12 optional credits for the recognition of the activities contemplated in article 12.8 of RD 1393/2007 and of the transversal competences of the USC. Cross-cutting competences for all USC Master's degrees are considered instrumental knowledge of (1) foreign languages; (2) Galician language, and (3) information and communication technologies. In any case, the maximum number of recognizable credits for the activities of article 12.8 of RD 1393/2007 will be 6.Professional outingsThis qualification empowers to practice the profession of Public Works Technical Engineer, upon compliance with the provisions of Order CIN / 307/2009, of February 9, which establishes the requirements for the verification of official university degrees that enable the exercise of the profession of Technical Engineer of Public Works.
Civil Engineering graduates are fluently entering their professional practice without a significant unemployment rate in this field. The consulting and construction companies sectors stand out, absorbing more than three-quarters of the labor activity.