Short courses 17 courses
Gain the skills and knowledge to enter and work within a confined space in accordance with an issued permit to conduct work.
Gain the on-site safety knowledge required to apply for a Construction Induction (White Card) in Victoria.
Gain practical skills in the use of Revit Architecture to model internal and external building designs in 2D and 3D.
Maintain your safety accreditation with our professional development course designed specifically for technology teachers.
Gain a solid understanding of the hazards present when working close to traffic as well as learn how to manage traffic safely on worksites.
TAFE certificates & diplomas 23 courses
Learn key skills for the building industry and increase your chances of getting an apprenticeship.
Become proficient in the design, presentation and documentation process for residential, industrial and commercial buildings.
Develop the foundational skills necessary to gain access to an apprenticeship in civil construction with this pre-apprenticeship course.
Develop practical skills in road construction and maintenance with a Certificate III in Civil Construction apprenticeship.
Gain the technical skills and knowledge to operate as a specialist in the civil construction industry.
Gain the skills necessary to work on major infrastructure projects in the fast growing civil construction industry.
Expand your civil construction skills and management experience to provide effective leadership in the workplace.
Gain the skills and knowledge to become a licensed electrician with a Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Lay the groundwork for an apprenticeship in the plumbing industry with a Certificate II in Plumbing (Pre-apprenticeship) at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Become a fully qualified sign-writer and gain practical skills for the design, manufacturing and installation of signage.
Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 5 courses
Develop an independent and creative approach to building design and learn about the cultural, social, technical and sustainable issues that are associated with the built environment.
Take a leading role in exciting, large-scale building construction with VU's Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours).You’ll learn all the skills needed to manage residential, commercial and industrial projects.
Launch your career as an architectural engineer with the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Architectural Engineering) at Victoria University.
Postgraduate 2 courses
Gain professional expertise in the latest fire-safety technologies and regulations, with a Graduate Diploma in Building Fire Safety from VU.
Take the next step in your career and improve your knowledge of building surveying and design and approval of performance-based building, in light of national and international fire codes.
Postgraduate research 1 course
Our Office for Research provides support to our current and future researchers, such as:
- identify a research topic
- find a supervisor
- apply for research supervision or grants.
Gain a solid foundation in research methods before undertaking a thesis related to 'sustainable and liveable cities'. This masters allows bachelor-degree graduates in any discipline to undertake a research degree.
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