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National Diploma: Management of Civil Engineering Construction Processes NQF5

Overview

Modern civil engineering professionals often require an extensive understanding of construction management and civil engineering work processes due to the strategic benefits it can bring to both individuals and project teams. Develop much sought-after project management skills in civil construction, reflecting the skills, knowledge and understanding required to be an effective manager in the Civil Engineering Construction Industry, whether in micro, small, medium or large operations.

 

 

You can further enhance your skills by choosing a specialization for your last semester.

The two choices include:

 

  • ELEC1Specialization in TransportConstruction
  • ELEC2Specialization in Structural Construction
  • Transport Elective Modules
    • Demonstrate an understanding of road construction methods
    • Understand and apply railway construction methods
    • Manage drainage construction activities
    • Manage geo-technical construction activities
    • Manage labour intensive construction projects
    • Manage railway construction activities
    • Manage road construction activities
  • Structural Elective Modules
    • Manage structural construction activities
    • Understand and apply drainage construction methods
    • Understand and apply geo-technical construction methods
    • Manage drainage construction activities
    • Understand and apply structural construction methods
    • Develop and promote labour intensive construction strategies

 

Features and Benefits

 

  • Essentials of Project Management accredited by PMI (Project Management International) is added to further employment success and skills application.

  • Choose between two specializations for you’re your last semester, Road & Rail Construction OR Structural Construction 

  • In demand skills within the project management industry was added to improve job readiness such as Microsoft Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and more.  

  • We utilise industry leading software including AutoCAD ensuring that you are educated not only in theory but also the industry used CAD software with a student license valid for three years.

  • Through our myWay learning methodology, a unique and modern approach to blended learning we deliver our programmes via fflexible study method options including class based sessions and blended learning for online student.    
  • For online students, we ensure that you are supported by technology and people throughout your academic journey. We focus on a blended learning approach, combining online Virtual Classrooms, at home exercises, activities and project-based assignments bundled with fully developed video lectures, all managed by our student learning platform.
  • Get a free Office 365 Education A1 license, valid for the duration of your studies. 
  • Job placement assistance through our industry network and online recruitment portal, exclusively available to AIE graduates. Visit www.recruitgraduates.co.za for more.  

Admission Requirements:

  • Grade 12 with English as your first language OR 
  • NQF 4 Drawing Office Practice OR  
  • N4/5 Multi Drawing Office practice OR  
  • Engineering National Certificate N3   
  • No matric?  You still have options. Do our Engineering National Certificate N3

Hardware Requirements

Please note that you are required to have your own computer for this qualification. AIE, in partnership with Dell and TripleH committed to supplying every student with a Dell laptop to support our DigitalCampus initiative. Available exclusivly to AIE students, devices can now be financed with your tuition fees. We provide three models:

 

 

  • CORECore Spec, Dell Inspiron 15” 3593 Series i5
  • MEDIUMMedium Spec, Dell Inspiron 15” 3593 Series i7
  • HIGHHigh Spec, Dell Latitude 3500 Series i7

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15" laptop that meets all your everyday needs and looks good doing it. Featuring 10th generation Intel®

10th Generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-1035G1 Processor (6MB Cache, up to 3.6 GHz), 15.6-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) Anti-Glare LED-Backlit Display, 8GB, 1x8GB, DDR4, 2666MHz, 1TB 5400 rpm SATA Hard Drive, DVD Drive (Reads /Writes to DVD/CD), NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) MX230 with 2GB GDDR5 graphics memory, Windows 10 Home 64bit English, 1Y Collect and Return Service

R14 000.00Learn More

The foundation for intense graphic and processor heavy tasks. Featuring 10th generation Intel® processors and an array of ports.

10th Generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-1065G7 Processor (8MB Cache, up to 3.9 GHz), 15.6-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) Anti-Glare LED-Backlit Non-touch Display, 8GB, 1x8GB, DDR4, 2666MHz, 1TB 5400 rpm 2.5" SATA Hard Drive, Tray load DVD Drive (Reads and Writes to DVD/CD), NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) MX230 with 2GB GDDR5 graphics memory, Windows 10 Pro (64 Bit), 1Y Collect and Return Service

R18 000.00 Learn More

Get serious with the high spec Latitude, Dell’s flagship hardware for high end graphics and processing.

8th Generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 -8565U, 15.6-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) Anti-Glare LED-Backlit Non-touch Display, 16GB, 2x8GB, DDR4 Non-ECC, 1TB 5400 rpm 2.5" SATA Hard Drive, Tray load DVD Drive (Reads and Writes to DVD/CD), NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) MX130 with 2GB GDDR5 graphics memory, Windows 10 Pro (64 Bit), 1Y Collect and Return Service

Salaries & Skills

 

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  • Pricing & Payment Options

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  • Duration

    Full Time:  

    • 24 Months, 271 credits (+/- 12 hours of a week of class time) 
    • Learning is blended (combination of online & contact time)
    • All class based credits are achieved via your study duration at the academy, studio time and project based assignments.

      

       

    Part Time & Online   

    • Part-Time = 24 Months, 271 credits (1 x 2 Hours / Week @ 18:00 & 3 Hours every 2nd Saturday @ 08:00)
    • Online =  24 Months, 271 credits (1x 2 Hour / Week @ 18:00)
    • Credits are obtained through a combination of live virtual classes, pre-recorded video lectures and project-based tasks.
  • Career Options

    Construction Project Manager 
    • Site Project Manager 
    • Building Project Manager  
    • Construction Foreman 
    • Civil Site Supervisor/Manager
    • Site Foreman 
  • Study Kit

    Your study kit is included in your fees and will contain:

     

    • Free WIFI (Unlimited, On Campus only).  
    • Autodesk student licenses valid for three years.  
    • Stationary including Notepad, AIE Pencil case, AIE Ruler and AIE Pen.
    • Electronic Study Guides  
    • Orientation kit including: Student Card, Welcome Letter, Getting Started Guide.  
    • Access to myAIE student portal and student support team via phone, email and tickets.   
    • USB 32GB with all required software applications.          
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What you get

This qualification is designed to provide the student with multiple certificates
and qualifications, both locally and internationally recognised by industry for maximum employability  

  

On completion the student will earn:  

 

  • National Diploma: Management of Civil Engineering Construction Processes NQF, SAQA ID: 23683
  • International Certificate: AutoCAD Essentials
  • Specialized Certificates: Certified in Project Management from Learnfast

Our Learning Methods

At AIE, The Academic Institute of Excellence we understand that that each person prefers different learning styles and techniques. This is influenced by many factors including, circumstances, location, field of study and learning preference. It is for this reason that we have developed our myWay learning methodology, a unique and modern approach to blended learning that encompasses multiple delivery methods, involving our three main channels.

Full Time

Reach your full potential through our myWay Instructor-led or Mentorship based classes combined with interactive lessons, practical assignments and in-field experience, combined with our blended platform to make up a full day or selective days within a week.

Part Time

Designed for the working professional, our part time programmes provides you with the flexibility and benefit of our myWay Blended Learning with at home exercises/assignments and mentored or in-class lectures at a manageable schedule and pace.

Online

We have re-defined online learning. Our myWay Online Learning ensures that the student is supported by technology and people throughout his academic journey. We focus on a blended learning approach, combining online Virtual Classrooms, at home exercises, activities and project-based assignments bundled with fully developed video lectures, all managed by our student learning platform.

Career Video

Watch this video to understand a day in the life of a Structural Engineer. 

Year 1: 

Semester 1 

  • Mathematics Literacy
  • Computer Literacy
  • Site Surveying and Drawing Theory
  • Structures and Materials
  • Drawing Applications• Construction Administration
  • Resource Management
  • Construction Business

 


Year 2: 

Semester 1 

  • Finance in Construction
  • Construction Site Management
  • Managing Construction Processes
  • Geotechnical Construction Methods
  • Managing Drainage Construction Activities

 

Semester 2 (Only choose 1) 

Elective 1; Specialization in Road & Rail construction 
  • Demonstrate an understanding of road construction methods 
  • Understand and apply railway construction methods 
  • Manage drainage construction activities 
  • Manage geo-technical construction activities 
  • Manage labour intensive construction projects 
  • Manage railway construction activities 
  • Manage road construction activities 

OR 

Elective 2; Specialization in Structural construction 
  • Manage structural construction activities 
  • Understand and apply drainage construction methods 
  • Understand and apply geo-technical construction methods 
  • Manage drainage construction activities 
  • Understand and apply structural construction methods 
  • Develop and promote labour intensive construction strategies 
 

Modules covered:

  • Preparing for an interview;
  • Conduct and Behaviour During an Interview;
  • Communication Skills;
  • Understanding Legislation;
  • Preparing the CV that Everybody Wants to See;
  • Using Social Media;
  • Starting the Job seeking Journey
  • Registering on our recruitment portal

 


Project Management Fundamental (PMI)Final Integrated Project

  • Plan and execute your project.
  • Produce Data Packs, (drawings, registers, WBS’s)
  • Produce digital prototypes on VR, 3D renders, animations.

Workplace Preparation and Portfolio Compilation

  • Campus
    Registration Close Date
    Start Date
    Type
  • 29 January 2021
    04 February 2021
    Correspondence
  • Campus
    Registration Close Date
    Start Date
    Type
  • 15 July 2020
    Late Registration In Progress
    20 July 2020
    Part Time
  • 19 August 2020
    24 August 2020
    Full Time
  • 29 January 2021
    04 February 2021
    Part Time
  • 29 January 2021
    04 February 2021
    Full Time
  • Campus
    Registration Close Date
    Start Date
    Type
  • 29 January 2021
    04 February 2021
    Full Time
  • 29 January 2021
    04 February 2021
    Part Time

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