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Bachelor of Architecture and Environments

Enrolment guide

In order to qualify for the Bachelor of Design of Architecture and Environments, students must fulfil the requirements specified by the resolutions of Senate and the School.

All students should familiarise themselves with the course resolutions as stated later in this handbook and monitor their own progress in reference to them.

The following points summarise the resolutions but do not replace them.

Summary of requirements

In order to qualify for the award of the pass degree, candidates need to:

  • successfully complete 144 credit points. 120 of these are made up of core units of study listed in Table D
  • successfully complete at least 24 credit points of elective units of study, including a minimum of 12 credit points of 2000-level,3000-level elective units of study listed in Table D.

Students may, with the permission of the unit coordinator concerned, enrol in elective units of study from the school's tables of graduate units, provided they have completed at least 96 credit points with a weighted average mark (WAM) of at least 70.

Bachelor of Architecture and Environments enrolment planner

Bachelor of Design in of Architecture and Environments

Year 1   Credit
Semester 1    
DECO1006 Design Process and Methods 6
BDES1011 Architectural History and Theory 1 6
BDES1012 Architectural Communications 1 6
AWSS1002 Sketching and Drawing the Built Environment 6
Semester 2    
BADP1001 Empirical Thinking 6
BDES1023 Architectural Technologies 1 6
DAAE1001 Living Cities 6
BAEN1001 Design in Architecture 6


Year 2
Semester 1    
BAEN2001 Design Integration Lab: Materials 6
BADP2002 City Form and Development 6
BADP2003 Light and Sound 6
  Elective 6
Semester 2    
BADP2004 Building Technologies 6
BADP2001 Algorithmic Architecture       6

Design Integration Lab: Energy 

  Elective 6


Year 3   Credit
Semester 1    
BAEN3001 Design Integration Lab:Urban 6
BADP3001 Designing for Environment Quality 6
BDES3023 Architectural Technologies 3 6
  Elective 6
Semester 2    
BADP3002 Property and the Built Environment 6
BAEN3002 Design Integration Lab: Capstone          12
BDES3025 Architectural Professional Practice# 6


# Students wishing to apply for the Master of Architecture must complete this unit