South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101
CRICOS course code: 106738K
Level of study: Career Based/Vocational
Progress your career as a draftsperson with this hands-on course. Learn specialised skills including how to produce drawings and use software and open up doors to career advancement or further study.
According to the Australian Government's Job Outlook service, job prospects within the building and design industry is very strong, and the sector is expected to continue experiencing high future growth.
In this course you will learn specialist skills including the supervised production of drawings and documentation for Class 1 and 10 building designs using CAD software. You will also learn how to relate with others in the industry, how to choose construction materials and advise on appropriate building methods as well as learn how to ensure building designs comply with legislation and codes.
Successful completion of this course will give you the practical skills and knowledge to enter the building design industry to work as an entry-level drafter who supports building designers and architects.
To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in 10 units of competency, consisting of 7 core and 3 elective units.
Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning.
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The following selection criteria requirements apply only to International students:
Academic Requirements: Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent). Non school-leavers must have relevant work experience or qualification that indicates likely success of course completion. For more information on the international education achievement levels equivalent to Year 10 and 12.
You must be at least 18 years of age to enter into this course
English Language Proficiency: Academic IELTS 5.5 (no individual band less than 5.0) or ISLPR 2+ on all skills or other - For a list of all English Language test accepted by TAFE Queensland International
TOEFL iBT (internet based): 46
PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English): 42
Cambridge English: First (FCE): 162
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): 162
International Second Language Proficiency Rating (ISLPR): 2+ on all skills