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|Award granted||Bachelor of Design (Architecture)|
|Campus||Offered at Waterfront (Geelong)|
|Length||3 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Next available intake|
March (Trimester 1), July (Trimester 2)
|Indicative annual fee 2014||$24,470* AUD|
|CRICOS course code||001835D|
Overall IELTS score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0 (or equivalent). More information is available at www.ielts.org
|VTAC Codes||1400415023 - Waterfront (Geelong), International full-fee paying place|
|Deakin course code||S342|
|Faculty contacts||Deakin International|
Tel +61 3 9627 4877
The Bachelor of Design (Architecture) comprises cutting edge content from the latest research and is designed with a global perspective. The course places emphasis on real application, allowing you to study architecture from day one.
You will explore architectural ideas, history, philosophy, design and communication as well as building science and technology. The course is designed to meet the needs of students who ultimately intend to complete the Master of Architecture and practise architecture, but alternative units may be taken if you wish to pursue a different career direction.
Some of the units you will study include Graphic and Coded Communication, Building Materials Science, Architecture Design, Computer Aided Modelling and Construction and Structures.
Units in the course may include assessment hurdle requirements.
This program is accredited (within Australia) by the Australian Institute of Architects, the Architects Registration Board of Victoria and the Architects Accreditation Council of Australia, when followed by successful completion of the Master of Architecture, S700.
As a graduate of this course you may be employed in private architectural practices, government organisations and private companies in property development, building and design.
The course comprises a total of 24 credit points, which must include the following:
|SRA143||Art and Society|
|SRC163||Graphic and Coded Communication 1|
|SRD163||Architecture Design 1A|
|SRT153||Building Materials Science|
|SRA010||Safety Induction Program *|
*SRA010 - 0 cp safety unit
|SRC221||Computer Aided Modelling|
|SRD164||Architecture Design 1B **|
|SRT151||Construction and Structures 1|
|SRA215||Utopian Ideals in the Modern World|
|SRD263||Architecture Design 2A|
|SRT251||Construction and Structures 2|
plus one elective unit
|SRD264||Architecture Design 2B **|
|SRT257||Building Environmental Studies 1|
|SRD363||Architecture Design 3A **|
|SRT358||Building Environmental Services|
|SRD364||Architecture Design 3B|
|SRT351||Construction and Structures 3|
plus two elective units, one of which must be chosen from the following:
** 2 credit points
If you have completed previous studies which you believe may reduce the number of units you have to complete at Deakin, indicate in the appropriate section on your application that you wish to be considered for credit for prior learning. You will need to provide a certified copy of your previous course details so your credit can be determined. If you are eligible, your offer letter will then contain information about your credit for prior learning.
Your credit for prior learning is formally approved prior to your enrolment at Deakin during the Enrolment and Orientation Program. You must bring original documents relating to your previous study so that this approval can occur.
You can also refer to the Credit for Prior Learning System which outlines the credit that may be granted towards a Deakin University degree.
Tracking your application
If you have already applied and wish to enquire about your application please refer to the relevant area through which you originally applied.