Diploma of Building Design
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Granville||No||Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
|OTEN - Strathfield||No||External, Flexible Delivery|
This qualification is part of the Property Services Training Package. It applies to building designers who undertake building design projects covered by the Building Code of Australia (BCA), except Construction Type A buildings. 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.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry; Research construction materials and methods for small-scale residential building design projects; Research compliance requirements for small-scale residential building design projects; Recommend sustainability solutions for small-scale building design projects; Develop concepts for small-scale building design projects and finalise solutions with clients; Produce compliant client-approved designs for small-scale building design projects; Produce compliant client-approved working drawings for small-scale residential buildings. Electives: Prepare specifications for all construction works; Apply principles of energy efficient design to buildings; Produce 2-D architectural drawings using CAD software; Research construction materials and methods for small-scale non-residential building design projects; Research compliance requirements for small-scale non-residential building design projects; plus more.
About TAFE NSWRTO code: curriculum
DiplomaCourse code: CPP50911
- Full-time internal
- Part-time internal
OTEN - Strathfield
- Flexible Delivery
17 units: 7 core and 10 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Architectural draftspersons complete architects' and other designers' concepts by preparing documents (drawings or plans) and liaising with builders and contractors.