The Bachelor of Building Design provides the perfect career foundation for students who enjoy building and planning, drawing and design. Building designers provide design solutions for residential and commercial buildings and work for design, architecture, planning, building or engineering firms, government departments, and corporations with a large building portfolio. Through design-based projects and authentic assessments, students will develop skills in planning and designing residential homes and commercial buildings, satisfying the Building Design – Open licence issued by the Building Services Authority, Queensland. Students will build an understanding of construction structures, building materials and services, sustainability, professional practice and communication. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Building Design.
For more information about course requirements, visit Bachelor of Building Design.
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
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Highest Rank to receive an offer
Median Rank to receive an offer
Lowest Rank to receive an offer
ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors
ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors
* “<5" – indicates less than 5 ATAR/Selection Rank based offers were made
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.
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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
Number of students
Percentage of all students
* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
Building designer working in design, architectural, planning, building and engineering firms, government departments, or corporations with large building portfolios.
Successful completion of this award satisfies the educational requirements for the Building Design – Open Licence issued by the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC).
5 years Part time