University of New England

Diploma in Town Planning

University of New England
Institution rating
4 yearspart-time
Study mode
Online, On-campus
Next start date

Why study this course

This program is designed to provide an opportunity for university study for people who may never have considered nor undertaken university study before. It also provides a pathway to further university study. It is an introductory course suited to: local government employees who might wish to develop their skills and career prospects; people seeking a career change; clerical/administrative people working in planning; and unqualified planning assistants.

Career Insights from SEEK

of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
Roles related to this course: Chief Executive Officer, Planning Officer, Project Officer, Tutor, and 3 more.

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • Successful completion of a Certificate IV or equivalent; OR
  • Successful completion of another post-secondary or tertiary qualification

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Armidale
Online study also available

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit University of New England's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit University of New England's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, University of New England can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Visit University of New England's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

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What are students saying?

Diploma in Town Planning
University of New England
(1 reviews)

Published Sep 2018
Diploma of Town PlanningUniversity of New England
Graduation date2011
Study modeOnline
Student review
Good general introductory course. Flexibility to choose some elective units particular to your areas of interest. Perhaps my only criticism was that it was a little too broad in that it doesn't really get into any particular states planning system.
The student would recommend this course to a friend, colleague or relative
This course had a positive impact on the student’s career
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
Assistance to help you find a job
Balance between theory and practical work
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Diploma in Town Planning

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  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Diploma in Town Planning

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