Diploma 2 Building And Construction

Diploma 2 Building And Construction (BCD2) is offered as a DIPLOMA II course examined by KNEC. A certificate of completion is issues upon completion of this course. For more information about this course, use the tabs below to navigate.

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Entry Requirements

A PASS in Diploma Module 1 or PASS in Craft Module 2

Duration: 12 Months

Delivery Method: Both Online & Physical

Fee Structure

Course Fee Breakdown

Trimester 1Trimester 2Trimester 3
Registration FeeKES 1,000.00
Course ManualKES 1,000.00
Student IDKES 250.00
Polo T-ShirtKES 800.00
Maintenance FeeKES 500.00
Student InsuranceKES 500.00
Activity FeeKES 1,000.00
Tuition FeeKES 16,000.00
E-Learning FeeKES 1,000.00
Total: KES 22,050.00
Registration Fee-
Course Manual-
Student ID-
Polo T-Shirt-
Maintenance Fee-
Student Insurance-
Activity FeeKES 1,000.00
Tuition FeeKES 16,000.00
E-Learning FeeKES 1,000.00
Total: KES 18,000.00
Registration Fee-
Course Manual-
Student ID-
Polo T-Shirt-
Maintenance Fee-
Student Insurance-
Activity FeeKES 1,000.00
Tuition FeeKES 16,000.00
E-Learning FeeKES 1,000.00
Total: KES 18,000.00

Exam Fee Breakdown

Trimester 1Trimester 2Trimester 3
KNECKES 9,250.00
Total: KES 9,250.00
Total: KES 0.00
Total: KES 0.00

Other Mandatory Course Requirements

The following are mandatory requirements needed upon admission:

  • Photocopy of KCSE result slip or certificate or Equivalent
  • Photocopy of National ID Card
  • Photocopy of Birth certificate
  • 6 A4 sized books
  • A minimum 3 ballpoint pens
  • A smart phone is greatly necessary

Course Units/Overview

Below is a breakdown of the units trained under this course

Trimester 1
BCD2101_1Mathematics II T1
BCD2102_1Geotechnology II T1
BCD2103_1Concrete Technology II T1
BCD2104_1Workshop Technology II T1
BCD2105_1General Building And Construction II T1
BCD2106_1Structures II T1
BCD2107_1Surveying II T1
BCD2108_1Measurement Of Building Works T1
BCD2109_1Estimating And Costing I T1
BCD2110_1Building Drawing And CAD I T1
BCD2112_1Construction Management I T1
Trimester 2
BCD2101_2Mathematics II T2
BCD2102_2Geotechnology II T2
BCD2103_2Concrete Technology II T2
BCD2104_2Workshop Technology II T2
BCD2105_2General Building And Construction II T2
BCD2106_2Structures II T2
BCD2107_2Surveying II T2
BCD2108_2Measurement Of Building Works T2
BCD2109_2Estimating And Costing I T2
BCD2110_2Building Drawing And CAD I T2
BCD2112_2Construction Management I T2
Trimester 3
BCD2101_3Mathematics II T3
BCD2102_3Geotechnology II T3
BCD2103_3Concrete Technology II T3
BCD2104_3Workshop Technology II T3
BCD2105_3General Building And Construction II T3
BCD2106_3Structures II T3
BCD2107_3Surveying II T3
BCD2108_3Measurement Of Building Works T3
BCD2109_3Estimating And Costing I T3
BCD2110_3Building Drawing And CAD I T3
BCD2112_3Construction Management I T3

Course Description

Diploma Module 2 in Building and Construction Technology is a course best offered at Uwezo College. This one-year program, examinable by the Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC), is designed for individuals who have successfully completed Craft Certificate Module 2 or Diploma Module 1 in Building and Construction Technology. Building upon the foundational knowledge acquired in the earlier stages, this diploma level prepares students for higher responsibilities and leadership roles within the construction industry.

Admission Requirements: To enroll in Diploma Module 2, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Successful completion of Craft Certificate Module 2 or Diploma Module 1 in Building and Construction Technology.

These requirements ensure that students entering the program have a solid understanding of advanced construction principles and practices.

Course Structure:

Diploma Module 2 is a comprehensive and advanced curriculum that builds on the knowledge gained in the earlier stages. Key areas of training include:

  • Mathematics: Further develop advanced mathematical skills essential for precise calculations and problem-solving in construction projects.

  • Ge-Technology 2: Deepen your understanding of geotechnical engineering, focusing on advanced topics and applications.

  • Concrete Technology: Explore advanced concepts and applications in the science and technology of concrete.

  • Construction Technology: Delve into advanced construction techniques and practices.

  • General Building and Construction 2: Expand your knowledge of general building and construction with a focus on advanced topics.

  • Structures 2: Gain advanced insights into the principles and design of structures in construction.

  • Surveying 2: Explore advanced surveying techniques essential for accurate measurements and mapping in construction projects.

  • Measurement of Building Works: Develop skills in accurately measuring and quantifying building works for project estimation.

  • Estimating and Costing: Acquire advanced skills in estimating project costs, a crucial aspect of construction management.

  • Building Drawing and CAD: Enhance your technical drawing skills and proficiency in Computer-Aided Design (CAD).

  • Construction Management: Gain insights into advanced project management principles specific to the construction industry.

Skills and Competencies:

Upon completing Diploma Module 2, students will possess advanced skills and competencies, including:

  • Proficiency in advanced mathematical and technical drawing skills.
  • In-depth knowledge of geotechnical engineering and concrete technology.
  • Advanced construction techniques and practices.
  • Specialized skills in surveying, measurement, and estimation.
  • Proficiency in CAD for technical drawings.
  • Advanced understanding of construction project management principles.

Why Study at Uwezo College

Uwezo College is your ideal choice for quality education and career success. With full licensing from TVET, serving as an examination centre for KNEC and NITA, and being an approved training centre for KASNEB courses, we offer the most comprehensive and accredited education. Our track record of producing top-performing graduates who excel in the job market sets us apart. When you choose Uwezo College, you're making a commitment to your future, ensuring you receive the finest education, expert guidance, and a competitive edge in today's competitive job market. Join us and secure your path to success.

The following are reasons why you should make Uwezo College as the choice for your studies:

  • We are a TVET Technical and Business College fully registered with the Ministry of Education
  • We provide a serene learning environment and fully equiped workshops
  • We have qualified, competent and committed lecturers
  • Guaranteed attachment
  • We provide bursaries to the extremely needy students
  • We have free high speed Internet connectivity to our students
  • Affordable fees
  • We have clean and spacious hostels
  • We provide job linkages

Career Opportunities:

Graduates of Diploma Module 2 are well-equipped for leadership roles in construction, including:

  • Senior Construction Project Manager
  • Construction Consultant
  • Structural Engineer
  • Estimator and Costing Specialist

This program provides a pathway for individuals to advance their careers and specialize in key areas within the construction industry, setting the stage for career growth and success.

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What are the requirements for registration/admission as a student?

  1. KCSE result slip or certificate or Equivalent
  2. National ID Card or Birth certificate
  3. 2 Passport size photographs
  4. Registration Fee
  5. Student ID Fee
  6. Maintenance Fee
  7. Material Fee(where applicable)
  8. Polo T-Shirt fee
  9. Insurance Fee
  10. Student's handbook fee

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