Civil Engineering 

NATIONAL DIPLOMA: N4 Civil Engineering 

Course Overview

The Civil Engineering programme will enable learners to become involved in the design, construction and maintenance of buildings in residential and industrial as well as public infrastructure such as bridges, roads, canals dams. Civil Engineering is concerned with maintaining and improving the world around us and increasing the quality of life for present and future generations.

Global Availability

This course is specially designed for distant learning (also known as e-Learning).

At EMET we make use of modern e-Learning technology, utilising our Virtual Classroom as the main method of distant learning. It allows learners, through EMET’s Virtual Classroom design, to be equipped and trained, at leisure, Nationally. This enables learners to remain in their daily work while being equipped part-time.

Learners will be able to communicate with facilitators via email.

Career Opportunities

• Government Departments    • Charity   • Organisations   • Private Sector

Course Contents

N4 CIVIL ENGINEERING (SAQA ID 66881)

  • Mathematics N4
  • Building and structural construction N4
  • Building and structural surveying N4
  • Building administration N4

Course Contents

N5 CIVIL ENGINEERING (SAQA ID 66960)

  • Mathematics N5
  • Building and structural construction N5
  • Building and structural surveying N5
  • Building administration N5

Course Contents

N6 CIVIL ENGINEERING (SAQA ID 67005)

  • Mathematics N6
  • Building and structural construction N6
  • Building and structural surveying N6
  • Building administration N6
  • After completing the N6 Certificate, students need to complete 24 months of practical experience in their area of study to obtain a National N-Diploma.

Programme Type

The National N Diploma: Civil Engineering is a National N Diploma of the Department of Education.

Accreditation

NQF LEVEL: 5

Programme Duration

You should be able to complete this course within 36 months.

Entrance Requirements

Learners need one of the following: • National Senior Certificate    • N3 in the relevant specialisation area.

Certification

Upon successful completion of the N4+N5+N6 National Certificates and the relevant 24 months practical workplace learning, the learner will be awarded the National N Diploma Level 6 from the Department of Education.