Building Design Management involves the synthesis of technical knowledge with an understanding of building occupant needs, site context and aesthetics. This degree enables you to develop expertise in designing integrated, practical, spatial, technical and environmentally sustainable building projects.
Building Design Management at Western
The Bachelor of Building Design Management course provides you with the knowledge and skills required to undertake lead roles in the ‘Design and Construct’ stream of building procurement, as well as becoming team members in the design of large and complex building development projects.
Our construction graduates are known within the industry to be highly motivated and commercially adept. With an additional skill set in building design, you will be well placed to lead adaptive and more sustainable construction project solutions.
All aspects of building design are included: commencing with an initial design concept; extending to design brief formation; project documentation; quality control management during the building process; and finally leading to project handover.
As a student you will be required to undertake approved practical experience during the course. This experience will support and complement your formal study.
Accreditation for the Building Design Management Program will be sought from the Building Designers Association.
Fees and delivery
Fees: Varies depending on units selected. View available units in our handbook. We have developed a student contribution fee calculator to help you work out what your contribution amount is per unit.
Delivery: On campus
Fees: AUD $29,960*
Delivery: On campus
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As a graduate of building design management, you can look forward to career opportunities in:
- Design Management
- Architecture (with further study)
Building Designers plan and design areas for projects such as open space networks, parks, schools, institutions, roads, external areas for all building types.
Construction Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the construction of civil engineering projects, buildings and dwellings.
Architect (with further study)
Architects design commercial, industrial, institutional, residential and recreational buildings.
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The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.