Diploma of Building Design

TAFE Western Australia

Program Description

Diploma of Building Design

TAFE Western Australia

This course develops the skills you need to convert an idea into a clear, dimensioned drawing to prepare the builder with the necessary information for construction.
Your work will be mostly office-based but also involves spending time on building sites. You will learn the social and environmental aspects of construction projects and the practical skills required to prepare drawings, estimates and plans using 2D and 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) techniques. The Diploma fine tunes your skills for the construction of Class 2 to 9 commercial and industrial building projects.

Units

Students must complete a total number of 17 units which comprise of 7 core units plus 10 elective units. Electives are determined by the Institute you are enrolled at. Core units are :

  • 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
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated September 14, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Feb. 2017
July 2017
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
26,240 AUD
Information
Deadline
Start date Feb. 2017
Place
Australia Perth, Western Australia
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Duration 2 years
Price 26,240 AUD
four semesters tuition
Start date July 2017
Place
Australia Perth, Western Australia
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price 26,240 AUD
four semesters tuition