Graduate Diploma in Architectural studies

University of Auckland

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1.5 Years

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

GradDipAS graduates will know and understand the five main subject areas in which Architecture is taught (architectural design; architectural technology; architectural history, theory and criticism; architectural media; and architectural professional studies) to a level that enables them to either operate at low level in an architecture practice or proceed to one of the postgraduate degrees that is needed to become a practising architect.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A Bachelors degree in interior architecture, interior design, spatial design, architectural technology, or a Diploma in Architecture, or the equivalent, with a minimum GPA. Selection criteria apply. Submission of a portfolio is required.

Detailed requirements

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1.5 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,721 $10,082
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$10,376 $15,564
Total $17,097 $25,646

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Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

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Contact details

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Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264

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