School of Engineering Studies


Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering & Building Construction: N1


This qualification is aimed primarily at giving the learner technical, theoretical knowledge, practical knowledge and workplace knowledge and skills required in Business Management occupational/vocational area.

Admission requirements

Grade 9. You must be at least 16 years of age.

Career opportunities

Architectural Technology
Drainage Inspection
Quantity Surveying Technician
Town and Regional Planning
Sanitation Engineering
Road Construction Engineering
Civil Building Construction
Building Inspector

Qualification

Awarded on successful completion of this program

Accreditation

National Department of Higher Education & Training/QCTO/UMALUSI

Curriculum

N1 / Trimester 1

Subjects / Modules
  • Mathematics
  • Building Drawing
  • Engineering or Building Science
  • A trade subject – select one of the following: Woodworkers/Plumbing/Bricklaying/Painting Theory

Civil Engineering & Building Construction: N2


Admission requirements

N1 or equivalent

Career opportunities

Architectural Technology
Drainage Inspection
Quantity Surveying Technician
Town and Regional Planning
Sanitation Engineering
Road Construction Engineering
Civil Building Construction
Building Inspector

Qualification

Awarded on successful completion of this program

Accreditation

National Department of Higher Education & Training/UMALUSI

Curriculum

N2 / Trimester 2

Subjects / Modules
  • Mathematics
  • Building Drawing
  • Engineering or Building Science
  • A trade subject – select one of the following: Woodworkers/Plumbing/Bricklaying/Painting Theory (continue from your selection at N1 level)

Civil Engineering & Building Construction: N3


Admission requirements

N2 or equivalent

Career opportunities

Architectural Technology
Drainage Inspection
Quantity Surveying Technician
Town and Regional Planning
Sanitation Engineering
Road Construction Engineering
Civil Building Construction
Building Inspector

Qualification

Awarded on successful completion of this program

Accreditation

National Department of Higher Education & Training/UMALUSI

Curriculum

N3 / Trimester 3

Subjects / Modules
  • Mathematics
  • Building Drawing
  • Engineering or Building Science
  • Building and Civil Technology

Civil Engineering & Building Construction: N4


Admission requirements

Grade 10 certificate (with Mathematics & Physical Science), national N3 or an equivalent qualification.

Career opportunities

Architectural Technology
Drainage Inspection
Quantity Surveying Technician
Town and Regional Planning
Sanitation Engineering
Road Construction Engineering
Civil Building Construction
Building Inspector

Qualification

Awarded on successful completion of this program

Accreditation

National Department of Higher Education & Training/UMALUSI

Curriculum

N4 / Trimester 4

Subjects / Modules
  • Engineering Science
  • Engineering Maths
  • Building
  • Administration
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Building and
  • Structural Surveying
  • Building Construction

Civil Engineering & Building Construction: N5


Admission requirements

N4 or an equivalent qualification.

Career opportunities

Architectural Technology
Drainage Inspection
Quantity Surveying Technician
Town and Regional Planning
Sanitation Engineering
Road Construction Engineering
Civil Building Construction
Building Inspector

Qualification

Awarded on successful completion of this program

Accreditation

National Department of Higher Education & Training/UMALUSI

Curriculum

N5 / Trimester 5

Subjects / Modules
  • Building
  • Administration
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Building and
  • Structural Surveying
  • Building Construction

Civil Engineering & Building Construction: N6


Admission requirements

N5 or an equivalent qualification.

Career opportunities

Architectural Technology
Drainage Inspection
Quantity Surveying Technician
Town and Regional Planning
Sanitation Engineering
Road Construction Engineering
Civil Building Construction
Building Inspector

Qualification

Awarded on successful completion of this program

Accreditation

National Department of Higher Education & Training/UMALUSI

Curriculum

N6 / Trimester 6

Subjects / Modules
  • Building
  • Administration
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Building and
  • Structural Surveying
  • Building Construction

    The fees structure

    Registration R500.00
    Deposit R1,500.00
    Monthly Inst R1,200.00 * 3 Months
    Total Course fee R3,600.00