Graduate Diploma of Planning

Course summary for current students

Award granted Graduate Diploma of Planning
Campus

This course is an exit option only

Duration1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
Deakin course codeS663

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Graduate Diploma of Planning can only be completed as an exit option from the Master of Planning (Professional). The course is made up of 8 credit points of study that will help you to consolidate your understanding of planning from a variety of cross-discipline perspectives.

As a graduate of the course you will be able to contribute to a variety of areas across a range of planning issues and be broadly equipped to collaborate on projects within the public and private sectors.

The Healthy Cities specialism can only be completed in campus mode at Burwood (Melbourne).

Units in the course may include assessment hurdle requirements.

Fees and charges

Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.

Please be aware:

  • Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
  • Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
  • Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services

Course rules

To qualify for the award of Graduate Diploma of Planning, you must successfully complete 8 credit points from the units listed below:

  • 4 core units
  • 4 course-grouped elective units

Course structure

 

Trimester 1

SRD761Designing Urban Environments

SRP782Urban Dynamics and Change

plus 2 elective units chosen from S764 Master of Planning (Professional) course-grouped units

 

Trimester 2

SRA744Urban Patterns and Precedents

SRP781Planning Processes and Practice

plus 2 elective units chosen from S764 Master of Planning (Professional) course-grouped units

 

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