The HND in Quantity Surveying (SCQF level 8) builds on the knowledge and skills of the HNC or equivalent and covers building measurement and cost studies, construction site surveying, construction technology: domestic construction, financial studies for the construction industry, mathematics for construction and quantity surveying practice.
At both levels, candidates will develop contemporary vocational skills including study, research, analysis, planning and organisational skills. They will also learn to take responsibility for their own learning and the ability to be flexible and to work co-operatively with others.
This qualification is internationally recognized and it helps candidates to achieve their career dream of being a QS professional. And students gets opportunities of entering directly to the final year of Degree programs offered by a large number of reputed International universities across the UK , Australia and other countries after successful completion of HND in QS two years program offered by the SQA.
Construction Industry Fundamentals
Mathematics for construction
Environmental Building science
Sustainability and Modern methods of construction
Health & Safety in Construction
Construction site surveying
Financial Studies For construction
Building measurements & Cost Studies
Quantitative Building Studies
Law for construction
Building Services introduction /Large Buildings
Human Resource management in construction
Personal Development Planning
Industrial Placement and on the job training (06 months)