Postgraduate Diploma in Designed Environments
Victoria University of Wellington
Interior and Environmental Design
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates from the PGDipDE will be able to implement a chosen design strategy through all stages of the design process. They will have knowledge and skills relating to the role, legal and institutional contexts, and frameworks pertaining to the area i.e. those of Architecture, Interior Architecture or Landscape Architecture. Landscape Architecture graduates will also be able to translate designs into documentation and engage professionally with the institutional contexts which govern the practice of landscape architecture. Graduates from the PGDipDE may be able to continue to the MArch(Prof), MIA or MLA.
Key Information for Students
Completed a Bachelor Architectural Studies (BAS) degree or an equivalent qualification, with an average grade of at least a B.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$32,758 - $56,853|
|In further study||8%|
|On a benefit||N/A|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Norman Kirk Memorial Trust Pasifika Scholarship
Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office
$6,000 ($2,000 per year per student up to three years).
Timber Design Society Research Scholarship
New Zealand Timber Design Society Inc. - The Administrator
Maximum value of $3,000.
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.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.