Course

Concept Design


Course code DAT101

In this online course you will learn to work through the process of preparing concept documentation for a building of non-specific design using multi-media to cover LBP licence Design 1 requirements. Watch the course introduction video below to find out more.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • Choose the qualification you will study the course under. See the Work towards tab below for qualification options.
  • Check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses tab on the qualification page.
  • Level 5  
    Credits 15 
  • Study type Trimester  
    EFTS 0.125  
  • Availability
    2018 :  
    Trimester 2 enrol by 24 Jun 2018 to start 2 Jul 2018
    Trimester 3 enrol by 21 Oct 2018 to start 29 Oct 2018
  • Delivery type
    2018 :  
    Trimester 2 & 3 2018 Online only
  • Workload

    Allow approximately 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. This may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Fees
    2018 :  
    NZ students $600 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students N/A + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying  

What you need to know about this course

Students who complete this course will be able to

  • Identify client requirements for a residential building project. Identify physical site requirements and constraints for a building project.
  • Describe regulatory requirements for a building project, based on the Resource Management Act and Territorial Authority’s District Plan.
  • Develop a concept design in accordance with industry standards.
  • Prepare architectural details of non-specific design for working drawings in a residential building project.

Assessment

100% internally assessed

Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

CAD Programme

Learning and applying a CAD software is recommended for this course.

Other requirements

Your course is delivered 100% online. To complete this course you will need access to a computer or device, broadband internet and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol. 

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