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NZ Diploma in Architectural Technology Eastern Institute of Technology

New Zealand

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Summary

Gain the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to become a productive member of an architectural design team. The NZ Diploma in Architectural Technology provides practical learning to undertake the whole process of producing architectural drawings using Archicad and Revit software, from establishing a client’s requirements right through to submission of the final designs.

Career Opportunities & Outcomes

Students who complete year one of this programme will be able to:

  • Use basic industry knowledge to evaluate design principles for small building projects in a design, building or construction related environment.
  • Carry out feasibility studies for small buildings.
  • Be able to communicate a concept and building design, and prepare approval documentation for a building project in accordance with a design brief.
  • Evaluate the performance of and select standard and non-specific materials and finishes to be used in the building process.
  • Prepare, organise and present architectural working drawings for small buildings using manual and digital technologies in accordance with the statutory and regulatory environment.

As a graduate of this qualification you will be able to:

  • Apply comprehensive industry knowledge to evaluate design principles for small, medium and large building projects in a design, building or construction related environment.
  • Carry out feasibility studies for small, medium and large buildings.
  • Establish the clients’ requirements, develop and communicate a concept and building design, and prepare approval documentation for a building project in accordance with a client’s brief.
  • Evaluate the performance of and select materials and finishes to be used in the building process.
  • Prepare, organise and present architectural working drawings for small and medium buildings using manual and digital technologies in accordance with the statutory and regulatory environment.
  • Understand the roles, documentation and administrative requirements of the construction industry, apply this knowledge and assist senior personnel through the tender process.

Outline

Course descriptions:

Year 1

  • Architectural Communications
  • Sustaining the Environment
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Setting the Scene
  • Building Law
  • Services
  • Construction Materials
  • Documentation

Year 2

  • Building Appreciation
  • Construction Components
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Setting the Scene
  • Services
  • Construction Management
  • The Science of Architecture
  • Documentation

Both years consist of eight courses each, as listed above. All courses are compulsory. Year 1 students use Archi CAD and Year 2 students use Revit software.

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study NZ Diploma in Architectural Technology.

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees

NZ$21,100.00 (11,08,828) per year

From

Feb-22

Venue

Eastern Institute of Technology

Hawke’s Bay Campus,

501 Gloucester Street,

NAPIER,

Taradale,

4112, New Zealand

Entry requirement for international students

  • Have qualification equivalent to NCEA Level 2; or
  • Successful completion of a relevant bridging/foundation programme with content that matches the preferred subjects and vocational pathways.

Special Admission

Granted to applicants (aged 20 and over) with no formal qualifications but who are enthusiastic and motivated students; or they may have evidence of relevant prior learning and experience.

Applicants from high school with subject strengths in: English, mathematics, art, physics, and graphics and design and with standards from the creative industries or construction and infrastructure vocational pathways, are preferred.

English Language Requirements

All applicants must demonstrate an acceptable level of English Language fluency prior to acceptance in the programme. English Language fluency can be verified by achievement of one of the following within the last two years:

• New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 4 (Academic)
• IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no band score lower than 5.5
• PTE (Academic) score of 50 with no band score lower than 42
• International equivalents to IELTS accepted by NZQA or successful study of a programme in which English was the language of instruction (conditions apply)

* Please check with your chosen school for the exact entry requirements for your programme.

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