This qualification is an NQF level 6 and will prepare you for the architecture and built environment. The learner will be able to apply the technical knowledge and skills to create building designs, analyse building code requirements, prepare construction drawings and action administrative tasks during the construction phase. This diploma places a strong emphasis on energy efficient sustainable designs whilst learning to use state of the art design BIM computer technology for residential, industrial, commercial and institutional buildings. There is a focus on learning about building materials, building codes, construction methods, zoning by laws, contracts and the business environment for providing construction and design services.  

Subject: 1 Year National Certificate

  • Graphic Communication Skills
  • AutoCAD 2D & 3D
  • 4M CAD & IDEA (BIM)
  • Revit Architecture
  • Architectural Simulation
  • Computer Applications
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Design Theory
  • History of Architecture
  • Applied Building Science
  • Architectural Design Skills
  • Architectural Draughtsmanship

Career advancement & Duration

  • Construction Technology
  • Project Management
  • Interior Design
  • BTech Coming Soon

International Certifications - Global Certified User

  • Autdesk AutoCAD – 2D & 3D
  • Autodesk Revit Architecture

Entrance Requirements

  • National Senior Certificate – Grade 12 (Matric)
  • Architectural Technology NQF 5 National Certificate
  • Pure Mathematics at Grade 12 (Higher Grade Maths – Namibia)
  • EGD: Engineering Graphics & Design at Grade 12 (Preferable)
  • Communication / English at Grade 12
  • EGD Academy membership at grade 12 (Advantageous)

Job Opportunities

  • Architectural Technologist
  • Architectural Draughtsman
  • CAD 3D Designer