TAFE Queensland

Diploma of Building Design

TAFE Queensland

Course details

CRICOS course code: 108107C

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

Progress your career as a building designer or draftsperson with this advanced qualification from TAFE Queensland. This course meets the technical requirements for you to apply for a Building Design - Low Rise or Building Design - Medium Rise licence.

According to the Australian Government's Job Outlook service, the number of people working as building and surveying technicians grew very strongly over the past five years and is expected to see stable growth in the future. Employers are looking for qualified candidates who are reliable, work well in a team, and have a strong work ethic.

In this course you will learn specialist skills in building design for residential and small-scale commercial projects. You will learn to understand client needs to develop building design concepts and create sustainable design solutions. Utilising a suite of software programs for computer-aided drafting (CAD) and presentation, you will produce and present drawings and models. Our industry-expert teachers will ensure you develop the theoretical and practical skills to produce high quality work that complies with occupational health and safety and building code requirements.

Successful completion of this course will give you the practical skills and knowledge to enter the building design industry and allow you to apply for your Low Rise and Medium Rise Building Design licences.

What can I do?

Draftsperson

Building Designer

Course outcome:

CPP50921 Diploma of Building Design

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 18,500 Per Year
Start date: 23 January 2023
Duration: 12 months
Study mode: Full time
Address

TAFE Queensland

South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 18,500 Per Year
Start date: 23 January 2023
Duration: 12 months
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)
Address

Nambour Campus

91 Windsor Road
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4560
Australia

Entry criteria

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

Address

TAFE Queensland
South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101
Australia