Temporary Works and Construction Method Engineering
City University London
Key Course Facts
This MSc degree is aimed at graduates with at least two years of practical experience in construction; however, more recent graduates with a good appreciation of construction processes will also benefit.
Having achieved a firm grounding in engineering you may be keen to develop your skills as a practical engineer working on site or enhance design skills if you are engaged in permanent works design.
The course provides the following:
- An introduction to statutory obligations, management methods and special design considerations for temporary works;
- Design of geotechnical temporary works and processes, including groundwater control and ground investigation;
- Design of temporary works for marine construction, in particular floating structures and the effect of waves and varying water levels;
- The use of plant in temporary works and the provision of appropriate working platforms and access;
- Demolition and alteration of structures, including the disposal/reuse of construction waste.
- Design of structures used in and for temporary works, their construction and monitoring.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Temporary Works and Construction Method Engineering, MSc, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
An upper second class honours degree in Civil Engineering or a relevant subject. Alternative qualifications combined with relevant experience may also be considered.
Tuition Fees Temporary Works and Construction Method Engineering MSc
|England UK||£6240||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£6240||year 1|
Average student cost of living in London
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
Positions of City University London in top UK and global rankings.
About City University London
Founded in 1894, City University London (a.k.a. City) is located in Central London. Due to its location, City attracts students from around the world, and as a result offers a diverse campus culture. The facilities on-site have been developed with each student’s future work environment in mind. So Law students have access to simulation courts of law, and future Nurses can expect to make use of mock medical wards. Academics aside, being located in Central London means learners can get around quickly thanks to the numerous public transport options in the area.
Student composition of City University London
Students by level of study Academic year 2020/21 - Full-time equivalent student enrollments published by Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) on 10 February 2022
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Temporary Works and Construction Method Engineering MSc||City University London||-||-||-||£6240||£9880||-||London||On campus Part-time|
|Sustainable Design and Construction MSc||Loughborough University of Technology||-||-||-||£11900||£26500||-||Loughborough||On campus Full-time|
|Construction Science and Management MSc (PG)||University of Lincoln||-||-||-||£8100||£16000||-||Lincoln||On campus Full-time|
|Management in Construction MSc||Kingston University||-||-||-||£9620||£15400||-||Kingston upon Thames||On campus Full-time|
|Environmental Monitoring, Modelling and Reconstruction MSc||The University of Manchester||-||-||-||£11000||£23000||-||Manchester||On campus Full-time|
|Digital Design and Construction MSc||University of Reading||-||-||-||£8840||£19715||-||Reading||On campus Part-time|
|Digital Construction MSc (PG)||University of Gloucestershire||-||-||-||£9850 £10050||£15300 £15625||-||Cheltenham||On campus Part-time|
|Sustainable Construction MSc||University of Wales||-||-||-||£7800||£15000||-||Cardiff||On campus Full-time|
|Construction Cost Management MSc||University of Reading||-||-||-||£8840||£19715||-||Reading||On campus Part-time|
|Digital Construction MSc||Birmingham City University||-||-||-||-||-||-||Birmingham||On campus Part-time|