Advanced Diploma of Interior Design

TAFE Western Australia

Program Description

Advanced Diploma of Interior Design

TAFE Western Australia

This Diploma provides you with the skills and knowledge to enable you to carry out a range of interior design and decoration services. During this course you will work on a number of ‘live’ design projects which will help you to develop the knowledge and skills to design residential and commercial interiors, such as restaurants and workspaces. You will also learn the knowledge and skills required to work with suppliers, product representatives, interior designers and contractors especially in specifying finishes for design projects. This includes colour schemes, furniture, fabrics and fixtures whilst designing space planning layouts with detailed specifications coupled with a business report or client proposal. After completing this course you should be able to research and analyse a client's goals and requirements and prepare professionally designed client presentations using a range of current industry methodology that includes manual drawing and CAD applications to document and illustrate and present your creative design proposals.

Units

Students must complete a total number of 39 units which comprise of 14 core units plus 25 elective units. Electives are determined by the Institute you are enrolled at. Core units are :

  • Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms
  • Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms
  • Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief
  • Manage design realisation
  • Produce drawings to communicate ideas
  • Produce technical drawings
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Research, analyse and apply colour for interior spaces
  • Determine work, health and safety (WHS) implications of interior effects
  • Design residential interiors
  • Evaluate site for interior design brief
  • Design for small to medium scale commercial or institutional interiors
  • Resolve complex spatial design problems through modelling
  • Apply 3-D visualisation techniques to represent interior designs
This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Feb. 2017
Duration
Duration
1 year
Full time
Price
Price
11,480 AUD
Information
Deadline
Start date Feb. 2017
Place
Australia Perth, Western Australia
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 11,480 AUD
two semesters tuition