If you already have a foundation degree in facilities management this course allows you to continue your studies and gain an honours degree. It includes a dissertation focused on some aspect of your own organisation such as sustainability, outsourcing or service delivery.
This is a one year top up course suitable for people who have completed the Foundation Degree in Facilities Management and wish to further their development and gain an honours degree.
You complete a dissertation with support from an in depth module on research methods. The dissertation allows you to consolidate your previous learning and to develop those ideas and materials in a critical and analytical way.
You can focus your research on an issue in your own organisation such as sustainability, outsourcing or service delivery.
You also study contemporary issues in facilities management. This involves looking at significant factors that are currently impacting on the facilities management industry and profession. You gain an understanding of how these issues can affect your organisation.
A case study exercise based on your learning from previous modules involves you analysing data and producing solutions to critical financial management issues. This develops your knowledge of the wide ranging impact facilities management has in organisations.
We are a recognised British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) centre. On achieving the BA (Hons) Facilities Management you can also gain certified membership of the Institute (CBIFM). This course is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
2017 entry requirements
You need to have completed the Foundation Degree in Facilities Management.
If English is not your first language you need an IELTS score of at least 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills.
Part-time – one year
You attend three two-day teaching blocks. Teaching blocks are typically three months apart. Advance timetables are available.
Typical modules may include
Contemporary issues in facilities management
Facilities management case study
You develop your skills, knowledge and professional ability, which in turn can help you to further develop your career and gain roles with greater responsibility.
Home / EU student
Please note tuition fees may increase in each subsequent academic year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases and in line with inflation. More information can be found in the ‘Tuition Fee Increases’ section of our Fees Regulations (PDF, 2.10 MB)
2016/17 academic year
Typically £5,000 per stage – this includes the British Institute of Facilities Management registration fee.
2017/18 academic year
Typically £5,100 per stage – this includes the British Institute of Facilities Management registration fee.
Additional course costs
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