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Kingston University FdSc and BSc in Historic Building Conservation
Kingston University

FdSc and BSc in Historic Building Conservation

Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom

1 Years

English

Full time, Part time

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GBP 7,950 / per year **

On-Campus

* only for home students. We will continue to accept applications from international students after the 25th of January

** UK students: £7,950 per year | international: £15,800 for the first year

Introduction

Why choose this course?

The UK's historic built environment is rich and diverse, contributing to our national identity, our quality of life and the country's economy and education. This course offers a unique blend of vocational and academic learning that will greatly enhance your employability within this challenging and rewarding field. The course content is specifically designed to address skill shortages within the conservation industry.

Professional Recognition

The foundation degree, when combined with the BSc (Hons) top-up, is recognised by the Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC), the principal professional body for building conservation practitioners and historic environment specialists. The Historic Building Conservation BSc (Hons) top-up is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

Reasons to choose Kingston

  • Supported by the National Heritage Training Group (NHTG), which includes English Heritage, the National Trust, Historic Royal Palaces and CITB- Construction Skills, this course is taught by industry experts with access to current conservation projects.
  • Upon completion of the BSc (Hons) top-up, you can seek employment to support you in undertaking your Assessment of Professional Competence. This leads to chartered membership in the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
  • This course also supports you in preparing to start the practice period required to become a member of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation.

Accreditation

Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC)

The course is recognised by the Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC).

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

This course is fully accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). On successful completion, graduates who are in suitable employment may proceed to the RICS final assessment programme.

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