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Diploma of Landscape Design, Pre-Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
Adelaide, Australia
By completing thee Diploma of Landscape Design 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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Employment Outcomes

Job role titles may include Landscape Designer and Garden Designer.

Qualifications and Skills Covered

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.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
    • Part-time variant
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Assess landscape sites
  • Design for construction of landscape features
  • Design sustainable landscapes
  • Prepare a landscape project design
  • Produce computer-aided drawings

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • CRICOS Code: 092596E
  • 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.
International Applications
  • An academic IELTS score of 6.0 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in all bands or equivalent and
  • Satisfactory completion of Year 12 or overseas equivalent .

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6660 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13330 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    6660 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13330 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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