AWARD COURSE

Diploma of Landscape Design


National Code: AHC50616
TAFE SA Code: TP01043


Description

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.

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Up to 24 months 

Full Time or Part Time equivalent

Landscape Gardener Landscape Gardener

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Scheduled

Course Admission Requirements

  • No course admission requirements, however, students wishing to access VET Student Loans are required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills, or provide evidence of successful completion of SACE Stage 2 or equivalent Australian Year 12 certificate, or completion of Certificate IV or above.
If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by Date of application

Average cost per semester
Total Fees for the 24 month course
Full Fee
$3,333
$13,330
  • Upfront Payment

    Each semester, fees can be paid online with VISA or Mastercard or at an Australia Post outlet.

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    VET Student Loan

    This is an interest-free personal loan from the Australian Government that provides eligible students access to capped funding to help pay for their studies.

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    Payment Plan

    If you have difficulty paying your fees upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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  • Employment Outcomes

    Job role titles may include Landscape Designer and Garden Designer.

    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 (AHC50616)
    This qualification provides skills in designing sustainable landscapes, preparing a landscape design and assessing landscape sights. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 4 core units and 8 elective units.

    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.

    87%*
    of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying.
    89%*
    of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.



    * 2017 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings
  • Below is a list of all units that TAFE SA can offer in this qualification. The selection of units you will be enrolled into depends on the campus you attend, and the qualification packaging rules described on www.training.gov.au.

    Not all units listed below must necessarily be completed to achieve your qualification.

    Core

    Name Nominal Hours
    Assess landscape sites 110
    Design for construction of landscape features 100
    Design sustainable landscapes 80
    Prepare a landscape design 240

    Elective

    Name Nominal Hours
    Design an integrated permaculture system 120
    Design an urban permaculture system 80
    Design specialised landscape 150
    Implement design solutions 60
    Manage landscape projects 200
    Plan and implement permaculture works 70
    Prepare estimates, quotes and tenders 120
    Produce computer-aided drawings 50
    Provide advice on permaculture principles and practices 70
    Provide specialist advice to clients 100
    Specify plants for landscapes 130
  • 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. Below are the Credit Transfer details for this course. View all TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

    University University Course Details
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    Bachelor of Architectural Design
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