Study patterns: Civil Engineering and Construction Management Postgraduate Certificate (online)

On this page you will find the study patterns for our Postgraduate Certificate in Civil Engineering and Construction Management (online) programme.

These study patterns highlight the modules that you will need to select and study for the upcoming academic year. The scheduled modules for the remainder of your programme, outlined below, are based on the current plan, however, please note that the order of these may be subject to change. Should any changes be made, we will communicate this to you as soon as possible.

Please note that any optional modules are subject to viable group sizes. Should you choose a module that is deemed to be non-viable, you will be notified of alternative available options. Please contact us on +44 (0)1332 594000 (option 4) or UDOLenrolment@derby.ac.uk to discuss your options.


For our students completing the programme at the standard rate of study, we recommend that you study 20 hours per week.

Civil Engineering and Construction Management, PG Cert (online) - standard (1 year) with spring (January) start

Study PatternSpringSummerAutumn
Year 1

Research Methods, Application and Evaluation (Taught PG)
(7TE510)
10 credits

Environmental Risk and Responsibility
(7TE513)
10 credits

Continuing Professional Development and Strategic Management
(7ME524)
20 credits

Option A Module
20 credits

Option A Modules (autumn): BIM and Integrated Project Collaboration (7AZ505); Flood Risk Engineering Management (7BU502); Transport and Infrastructure Engineering & Sustainable Design (7BU506); Negotiated Module (7ME506)