Course Description

The Diploma of Landscape Design is for those who seek a career as a landscape designer or those who are involved in a horticulture or landscape business and wish to upgrade their professional skills and knowledge. The course combines visual and creative skills with practical and technical aspects of landscape, permaculture, business and planting design.



Landscape design is a broad discipline which involves working creatively with plants and outdoor spaces. This course combines visual and creative skills with practical and technical aspects of landscape, permaculture, business and planting design. This course is designed for people who are looking for a career as a landscape designer or individuals who are involved in horticulture or landscape businesses and wish to upgrade their professional skills and knowledge.



Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $16,540 per year full-time, $24,810 total course costCommonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $10,230 per year full-time, $15,345 total course cost

Duration

1.5 years full time, 3 years part time

Starting dates

March, July

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Architecture & Building undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 70.4% (national average 62.7%)
Improved skills: 74.1% (national average 78.7%)
Overall satisfaction: 74.1% (national average 75.2%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Swinburne University of Technology. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Architecture & Building undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 57.7% (national average 75.4%)
Studying full time: 7.2% (national average 21.6%)
Median full time salary: (national average $55,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Swinburne University of Technology Code: AHC50616

Entry Requirements



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