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LC243
Quantity Surveying

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

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This programme offers a 12 month work placement for students in year 3. The placement programme is organised by LIT and its industry partners.

Students will choose an elective module in year 4 from; Economics of Renewable & Energy Efficient Technologies, Financial Management, Facilities Management and Project Management for Quantity Surveying.

This programme is fully accredited by the Society of Chartered Surveyors (SCS) in Ireland and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) in the UK

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This course will accept any QQI Level 5 or 6 Major Award as an entry requirement.
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Quantity Surveyor
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There are growing demands for quantity surveying services in Ireland and internationally to achieve a more sustainable and economically efficient built environment, for example, the increasing export sector requires higher levels of sustainability and energy efficient manufacturing facilities, while the Government’s national programmes for improved energy and sustainability standards for our homes, public and commercial buildings all combine to create a demand for the specialist expertise of the quantity surveyor.



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