Diploma of Landscape Design

Duration (incl. holidays) 104 weeks
Teaching Duration80 weeks
Semester(s)
(2 Semesters is 1 academic year)
4
CRICOS Code076521B
National CodeAHC50610
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileLandscape GardenerLandscape Gardener
FacultiesPrimary Industries and Science
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    Course Admission Requirements (for International Applications)

    How to Apply

    International Course - application process

    If you are applying from onshore, generally, you will need to apply for an international course to TAFE South Australia at least two months before you want to start your studies in Australia. If you are applying from offshore it is highly recommended that you apply at least four months in advance.

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    Note: You must be an International resident to apply for this course. For Australian residents please visit TAFE SA Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    Qualifications in horticulture cover the necessary knowledge and skills required for employment in this diverse industry. Sectors include general amenity horticulture, landscaping, wholesale and retail nursery, parks, gardens and turf. Employment opportunities include garden maintenance and landscaping businesses, local government, group training companies, wholesale nurseries, garden centres, sports turf organisations, and school grounds.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Diploma of Landscape Design (AHC50610)
    By completing this course you will learn about assessing, designing and preparing a variety of landscape projects including residential and commercial studios; producing computer aided drawings; and implementing business processes such as quoting and tendering, preparing contracts, and designing suitable landscapes. 5 core units plus 7 electives.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

    Packaged University Offer

    This course is available as a Packaged University Offer. The University program(s) for this course: Bachelor of Architectural Design leading into the Master of Architecture or Master of Landscape Architecture at the University of Adelaide

    This allows students to accept a joint packaged offer with a local South Australian University, and upon successful completion of TAFE SA qualification, the student is eligible for a guaranteed entry into a nominated University Program. Find out more about Packaged University Offers.

    The benefits of a Packaged University Offer include:

    • Students will be able to apply for a single visa for the entire duration of both programs
    • Guaranteed entry into selected University Programs
    • Guaranteed credits shorten the duration of qualifications and reduces tuition fees over the total duration of study program
    • Graduate with a dual qualification from both TAFE SA and a University (for example Advanced Diploma/Bachelor Degree)
    • Graduate with a competitive mix of practical and theoretical skills

    See relevant Credit Transfer details below.

    Credit Transfer

    You will only receive a joint offer for TAFE SA and University if you apply for a Packaged University Program. If the University course that you have selected is not part of a Packaged University Offers, you will need to apply separately to the University for your selected degree program.

    Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses.

    Find other TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

    Diploma of Landscape Design

    Credit Gained
    UniversityUniversity CoursePointsTime Equiv.Details
    Deakin UniversityBachelor of Planning (Honours)5 points  Details
    Flinders UniversityBachelor of Business (Entrepreneurship)27 points 9 months Details
    University of AdelaideBachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship24 points 18 months Details
     Bachelor of Architectural Design12 points 6 months Details

    Fees

    These course fees are for international students only.

    Tuition FeesIncidental Fees
    Semester 1AUD $5500AUD $250
    Semester 2AUD $5500AUD $250
    Semester 3AUD $5500AUD $250
    Semester 4AUD $5500AUD $250
    Fee TotalsAUD $22000AUD $1000
    Total Course CostAUD $23000

    * Materials fee

    Note: TAFE SA does not commit to any fees shown. Charges vary between courses and subjects and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA and their agents reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

    Overseas Student Health Cover

    All overseas students are required to have Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) insurance for the entire duration of the course. The health cover rate will vary depending on the personal circumstances and duration of stay in Australia. Read more about Overseas Student Health Cover.

    Additional Services

    TAFE SA International offers an optional Arrival & Pick up and/or Accommodation Service. For further details please contact us.

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