South West College is approved by The Open University as an appropriate organisation to offer higher education programmes leading to The Open University validated awards. The Open University regulations can be found here. You can also download the full programme specification here.
*The fees quoted are payable for each year.
£4,750 full time
£310 per 20 credit module
£620 for 40-credit Work Based Learning Module
Students do not pay course fees as a Higher Level Apprentice as the programme of study is funded by the Department for Economy.
To be eligible to commence study on the HLA pathway, applicants must have secured full-time paid employment in a Construction Engineering and Management role.
International student fees £9,500 p.a.
Other fees associated with the course:
During your course you may be required to purchase course textbooks and incur additional costs for printing, photocopying and binding. The overall costs incurred to support your studies may be in the region of £100 per year.
For 2024/25 & 2025/26 fees, please refer to our Fees and Charges Policy on the College website