Diploma in Building Design and Technology

This program has been designed for students to understand elementary aspect of interior design and enhance creative solutions for spatial designs. The unit provide students with opportunity to explore design theories, creative thinking process, innovative design solutions, methodologies, and design software.

The application of knowledge obtained in theories for a spatial design helps to identify design problem and to define innovative concepts to create difference ambience in different spaces which will provide comfort to the user. This also creates a way to develop a comprehensive design idea for a sustainable interior design to reduce the negative environmental impact of our society and build a better more sustainable future.

LRN UK (endorsed qualification)
Delivery Mode
2 Months
Total Fee

Course Content

MI/1012/01     Introduction to Building Design and Technology

  • Understand the term ‘building design’ and ‘building technology’
  • Understand the fundamentals of building design and technology

MI/1012/02     Principles of Engineering and Architecture          

  • Be able to identify the primary duties, and attributes of a civil engineer and an architect.
  • Understand the different principles of Engineering and Architecture
  • Be able to explain basic concepts related building

MI/1012/03     Elements of the Building     

  • Identify the basic elements of a building.
  • Be able to explain the properties of building elements.
  • Recognize the functions of each building elements.

MI/1012/04     Materials Technology

  • Identify the different types of materials used in building construction.
  • Understand the Characteristics, properties, and applicable standards of construction materials.
  • Learn the process of material selection for a building design.

MI/1012/05     Introduction to Architectural Design        

  • Understand the term ‘Architecture’ and ‘Design’
  • Understand the basic design theories and strategies related to the development of spatial concepts in architectural design
  • Learn the architecture of famous buildings.

MI/1012/06     Innovative and Sustainable Design

  • Recognize the term ‘Sustainability’ and the importance of it.
  • Evaluate sustainability concepts and criteria.
  • Learn the innovative and sustainable projects.

MI/1012/07     Structural and Construction Technology

  • Understand the fundamental concepts and principles of structure.
  • Identify the structural materials and their properties.
  • Learn the principles of building and construction technology.

MI/1012/08     Building Services

  • Understand the importance of efficient service system for a building.
  • Learn the Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing systems in a building.

MI/1012/09     Construction Drawings and documents    

  • Identify the different types of construction drawing.
  • Identify and describe Schematic Design, Design Development, Construction Documents, Bidding and Negotiation, and Construction Administration.
  • Be able to read a construction drawing of a building.

MI/1012/10     Construction processes

  • Understand the different phases of construction.
  • Identify the different steps in the construction process.
  • Understand the basics of project planning and control.

MI/1012/11     Construction Methods

  • Understand the fundamentals of construction Methods
  • Identify the different types of Modern construction methods.
  • Be able to learn the basic construction techniques and procedures through project applications.

MI/1012/12     Final Examination

  • Apply the theories learned during the lectures in the examination.


Entry Requirements

Who is this course for?

This course is ideal if you want to develop a detailed understanding of project management
and control practices, whatever your sector may be. You do not have to hold a degree to join this course – you’re welcome to apply if you have relevant professional experience

Entry Requirements

Professionals and person’s above 16 years


Examination and Assignment 

Course Fee and Structure

Registration Fee : 5,000 
Course Fee           : 55000
Discount             : (25,000)
Total (LKR)     : 35,000*
*Installment available 


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