RII60520 Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design

International College of Melbourne

Course details

CRICOS course code: 105754G

Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate


This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to work as a senior civil works designer or para-professional designer supporting professional engineers. Graduates will be able to perform tasks that are broad, specialised, complex, and technical and include strategic areas and initiating activities. They are responsible for the design of complex projects to ensure the implementation of the client’s site requirements and are required to demonstrate self-directed application of theoretical and technical knowledge and initiate solutions to technical problems or management requirements a career in this field can be both creative and rewarding.

Career Outcomes and Education Pathways

Upon successful completion of this course, the types of occupations that you can seek include: • Civil Engineering Draftsperson • Civil Engineering Design Draftsperson • Civil Engineering Technician • Road Design Draftsperson • Sewage Reticulation Drafting Officer • Structural Engineering Drafting Officer • Site Manager • Estimator • Contract Administrator.

Pathways to further study:

• Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology (Civil Engineering Design

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
Total Tuition Fees: 30,000; Non-Tuition Fees: 250; Material fees: 450 Monthly 98 weeks
Read more98 weeks (which constitutes 79 teaching weeks (1580 hours) + 19 weeks of break period)

Self study / online (with attendance)
International College of Melbourne
Level 11, 55 Swanston Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Entry criteria

Age Requirements:

All students must be aged 18 years or over at the time of applying for admission to the Institute.

Attendance Requirement:

ICM recommends regular attendance of 20 hours per week (for the course duration) as the international student requirement from student visa conditions.

Academic Requirements:

  • Satisfactory completion of studies in applicant’s home country equivalent to an Australian Year 12 qualification is required for entry into this course.
  • Relevant work experience will be acknowledged and taken into consideration.

English Language/Literacy/Numeracy requirements:

  • IELTS overall band of 5.5
  • TOEFL iBT test score band of 46 equivalent or above; Refer:
  • PTE Academic band score 42 equivalent or above;
  • Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) test score band of 47 equivalent or above;
  • OET score band “C” Pass equivalent or above;
  • Completion of a full-time studies in Australia towards a Certificate III or above
  • Satisfactory completion of the ESL course / English language course or satisfactory completion of 10-20 weeks ELICOS from a National ELT Accreditation Scheme (NEAS)Accredited English Institution with an IELTS score of 5.0;
  • Any other form which satisfies the Institution during their pre-enrolment interview


International College of Melbourne
Level 11, 55 Swanston Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
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