Advanced Diploma of Building Design (Architectural)

This course is not available to international students.
National code: 22477VIC Advanced diploma (TAFE) Croydon, Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

The Advanced Diploma of Building Design (Architectural) introduces students to the concept of good building design and its pivotal role in creating a new residential, industrial or commercial building.

In this course, you’ll go beyond simply drawing a set of plans – create your own building project using the latest in 3D virtual and construction technology. You will gain specialist skills in design, learn how to produce a set of quality plans that can be used to construct a building, become familiar with 2D and 3D software and develop business management skills.

This course is recognised by the Victorian Building Authority as the educational requirement to become a drafting practitioner.

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2 years full-time


Croydon (March)
Hawthorn (March) - View application and start dates

Study mode

  • Full-time

VTAC course codes

  • 3400170194
    Croydon (fee type determined by provider)
  • 3400270194
    Hawthorn (fee type determined by provider)
This course allows you to pathway to another qualification.