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CPP50911 Diploma of Building Design

National ID: CPP50911 | State ID: D772

Further your designing career in the building and construction industry

This course builds on the skills obtained in the Certificate IV in Residential Drafting and provides more drafting and design experience in ArchiCAD and Revit software for residential and small-scale building projects.

You will cover principles of energy efficient design and sustainability for design projects and occupational health and safety requirements for this booming industry.

    Once you've completed this Diploma you will be able to work in a design office on commercial and residential projects with architects, builders, and project managers.

    Gain these skills
    • Identify and produce estimated costs
    • Prepare concept designs and specifications
    • Produce and present 3-D models
    • Research and create client approved designs and drawings that are compliant
    • Research the best construction materials and methods for building and construction projects
    Is this course right for me?

    I have the following attributes:

    • Spatial awareness and creativity
    • A keen eye for detail and accuracy
    • Comfortable working with computers
    • Good time management skills

     

    Entrance Requirements

    Important information

    Job opportunities

    How to apply

    Fees

    Entrance Requirements
    Important information

    Other costs for consideration:

    • Text Books
    • Stationery

    Typical timetable:

    • 4 days per week

     

    Job opportunities

    Other job titles may include:

    • Building Contractor
    • Architectural Drafter

    Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

    How to apply

    On campus (full-time)

    To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au

    Other study types

    For all other study types such as on campus (part-time), skill sets, online, employer-based study and apprenticeships or traineeships visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    International students

    International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

    Fees

    Estimated Course Fee

    Estimated Concession Fee

    Eligible for VSL

    VSL Capping

    $6,380.31 $6,380.31 Yes $15,793
    These fees are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis.
    - Fees might differ between courses delivered at different campuses due to the elective units included in the course study plan or adapting courses to meet local industry needs.
    - Fees may also differ for each individual student depending on the units of study selected, prior qualifications and recognition of prior learning.
    - Fees are payable at enrolment each semester for the units enrolled for that period. Some year-long courses might have a bigger fee load in the first semester. 
    - Proof of concession must be presented to access concession rates if eligible.
    - For secondary school aged persons (in 2020, students born on or after 1 July 2002 who are at least 15 years old) undertaking training that is not part of a VET Delivered to Secondary Schools program, the maximum course fee chargeable in 2020 is $420 plus the resource fees and discretionary fees. 
    - Prices quoted include resource fees, but do not include material fees such as the cost of books, uniforms and students personal equipment.
    - The course fee cap applicable to Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas only applies during the current calendar year, so fees might differ for students enrolling in semester 2.
    - VET Student Loans Eligible Courses and Caps may be subject to changes implemented by the Australian Government 
    - Concessions and Secondary School Age cap do not apply to commercial courses, or Foundation Programs (ESL, General Education, etc.)
    - Course information and fees are subject to change without notice

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
    This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

    Semester 1, 2020

    Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

    Details

    Fees and charges

    Units

    Overview
    Duration 2 semester/s
    When Semester 1, 2020
    Where Perth (Northbridge)
    How On campus
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    Semester 2, 2020

    Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

    Details

    Fees and charges

    Units

    Overview
    Duration 2 semester/s
    When Semester 2, 2020
    Where Perth (Northbridge)
    How On campus
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    Course enquiry

    Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Page last updated July 10, 2020