Associate Degree of Building Surveying
CQUniversity - Online

Course outline

This course equips students with practical skills and prepares them to assess and inspect staged works for domestic and residential buildings. Training focuses on developing skills that are highly desired by employers, across a range of areas such as building legislation and auditing, fire safety design and inspection procedures, construction and building materials. In addition, students develop professional practice and communication skills and explore the principles of sustainability. They learn directly from professionals working in building and construction to graduate work ready and equipped with up-to-date industry-relevant knowledge. Students have the option to continue their studies and complete CQUniversity’s Bachelor of Building Surveying and Certificate (Honours). For more course information, visit Associate Degree of Building Surveying.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for CQUniversity and for this course, refer to CQUniversity’s website.


Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Recommended study
English (Units 3 and 4, C), General Mathematics or Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

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* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Assistant Building Surveyor in a range of areas including local government, state and federal authorities, including licencing and code boards and private certifiers.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds
CSP/$8016 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Associate Degree
Study Area
Built Environment and Design
Study Mode
Part time
Course Duration

4 years Part time

Rockhampton & surrounds