New Zealand Diploma in Landscape

Waikato Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Landscape Architecture

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

There are no regulatory body or legislative requirements.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the landscape industry with individuals who have the technical skills and knowledge to either produce high quality landscape drawings or project manage landscape construction.

The qualification is stranded to recognise the specific skills and knowledge required for either landscape design or landscape construction.

Learners will benefit by having a qualification that recognises their technical or project management skills to enable enhanced employment opportunities across a range of landscape design or construction applications.

The landscape industry will benefit by having skilled managers who are able to contribute to more effective landscape projects.

This qualification is ideally suited to people who have experience in the landscape industry or equivalent, and wish to develop their technical skills and knowledge to a more advanced level.

Graduates will be capable of working autonomously within established parameters of a landscape business and may be managing others.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Architecture and Urban Environment at this level can earn:

$37,000

Median earnings one year after study

$41,000

Median earnings two years after study

$45,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

73%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Timber Design Society Research Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Timber Design Society Inc. - The Administrator

Website:

http://www.timberdesign.org.nz/events.cfm/view/66/parent/9

Value:

Maximum value of $3,000.

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Te Ātiawa o Te Waka-a-Māui Award

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

$2500

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 444 204
Phone: (0800) 294 6832
Fax: (07) 838 0707
Email: qau@wintec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.wintec.ac.nz

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