International Course Info
This course is designed for people wanting to work in the architectural and building design industry. Students will learn the theoretical and practical skills that will enable them to work effectively as architectural draftspersons, CAD Technician or Building Information Modeller in the residential sector as well as the industrial and commercial building sectors.
Skills include: drafting, building information, modelling, building construction. Theory including the BCA, Computer Aided Drafting (CAD), environment awareness, sustainable building theory and administration.
The course also provides students with a range of skills in graphics and building construction theory required to prepare sketches and working drawings by manual and CAD techniques. Building designers may specialise in residential projects, including new buildings, heritage restorations and additions or renovations or they may also undertake commercial and industrial projects, such as factories, motels, offices, restaurants, retail or service outlets and warehouses.
Subject area: Architectural Studies
- Ultimo College requires Academic IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL (iBT) 60 or English Language Programs (Beginner to Advanced) at TAFE NSW or equivalent
- While there is no formal academic entry requirement for this course, for student visa purposes you may be required to show successful completion of an academic qualification equivalent to Year 10 or Year 12
|Granville||Total course fee: A$28,933||Enrol: Feb|
|Nirimba||Total course fee: A$28,933||Enrol: Feb , Jul|
|Ultimo||Total course fee: A$28,933||Enrol: Feb , Jul|
|Wollongong||Total course fee: A$28,933||Enrol: Feb|
|Granville||Total course fee: A$22,350||Enrol: Feb|
|Nirimba||Total course fee: A$22,350||Enrol: Feb , Jul|
|Ultimo||Total course fee: A$22,350||Enrol: Feb , Jul|
|Wollongong||Total course fee: A$22,350||Enrol: Feb|
COURSE STRUCTURE AND UNITS
To receive the Diploma of Building Design students must complete all core units and, if available, a range of additional units.
Note: Additional units contain compulsory and elective units which may vary between each semester and campus, and will depend on a number of considerations including the packaging rules for the qualification and demand for the unit.CORE UNITS ADDITIONAL UNITS
Course fees and duration can vary based on the Institute you want to study at, the entry requirements for the course, and the year you will begin study.
Additional costs for uniforms, equipment, textbooks and materials (if applicable) range from A$300 - $1,000 per course.