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Anyone with an eye for good aesthetics and a passion for beautiful spaces would benefit from taking a Course in Interior Design. With a specialized focus on the creation of intelligently designed living spaces, an interior design course allows students to advance their careers or get a foot in the door in this fun and creative field.

 

What is a Course in Interior Design? Interior design courses teach participants how to successfully implement the basic principles of design into the homes or businesses of clients. Courses are available with focuses in commercial, residential or institutional design, giving students the option to choose their desired path. These classes provide technical direction, as well as real-world preparation for those interested in pursuing a career in interior design or enhancing a skillset. Many courses include instruction regarding industry demands, popular trends and furnishing options.

 

By completing an interior design course, participants are better prepared to enter the industry with experience and training. These courses allow students to build a portfolio of designs that set them apart from others in the field. With a strong foundation of design knowledge, students can even prepare for their national interior design qualification.

 

The cost to participate in a Course in Interior Design varies depending on universities and their locations. The most up-to-date information can be obtained by contacting the chosen facility directly.

 

Training in interior design provides for many different career opportunities, including space planning, consulting, hospitality, retail and self-employment. Many designers choose to work for a specialized firm, while others prefer to start up a business on their own, building a clientele and providing services on an individual basis. Depending on their area of interest, those who complete an interior design course can choose to specialize in designing residential spaces or commercial spaces, with plenty of demand for jobs in each area.

 

Online interior design courses are a great option for those who are unable to physically attend a school or university. If you are interested, Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form. 

 

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27 Results in Interior Design

In Florence Academy

The course is aimed at students who are interested in interior design and who want to understand technical and constructional aspects of interior spaces, the methodologie ... [+]

The course is aimed at students who are interested in interior design and who want to understand technical and constructional aspects of interior spaces, the methodologies of elaborating the concept of a project and its appropriate representation. The approach is not only technical but creative, artistic and intuitive. The fundamentals of the course are aimed at providing knowledge of various interior styles, the study of solutions in furnishing, the materials used and the various possibilities in fabrics; patterns, colors, and shades.

Course prices and duration:

ELEMENTARY COURSE

Enrollment fee: 150 €

Tuition fee:

one month: 590 €

two months: 1100 €... [-]

Italy Florence
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 8 months
Campus
Accademia del Lusso

The Intensive Course in Interior & Retail Design at Accademia del Lusso Milan prepares students to become professionals who are able to invent and create graphic desi ... [+]

The Intensive Course in Interior & Retail Design at Accademia del Lusso Milan prepares students to become professionals who are able to invent and create graphic design for interior spaces using both manual and digital representation tools.

The course aims to give students the in-depth theoretical knowledge and practical abilities that mean they will be able to identify and coordinate the styles, trends and materials that allow them to distinguish the concept of ‘contemporary living’ with originality. The course also provides students with methodological and professional skills in planning and design, meaning they will be capable both of communicating and presenting their ideas adequately, and of independently managing the choice of techniques and technologies in order to bring a design to completion.... [-]

Italy Milan
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Italian
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Insenia Design School Madrid

This course is aimed at all kinds of people initiated or not in the field of interior design or decoration. We will teach you to face the interior design of all kinds of ... [+]

Who is it for?

Aimed at all kinds of people initiated or not in the field of interior design or decoration. We will teach you to face the interior design of all kinds of homes and the custom design of all your furniture.

We will rely on the history of art and furniture, as well as the most modern and rapid techniques of project representation.

We will focus on the achievement of ideas, their representation and presentation to the client, providing the tools to achieve interiors full of harmony and design.

Its curriculum, distributed over 6 weeks of face-to-face classes and 14 weeks of final project, covers from the zoning of the space, its distribution, its lighting, the choice of materials and complements, to the presentation of the final project to the client. Technical drawing, construction and decorative materials, lighting and infographics will be some of the classes you will receive throughout this intense training.... [-]

Spain Community of Madrid
January 2020
Spanish
Full-time
20 weeks
Campus
The Design Ecademy - Online Design Courses

Interior Design Classes - Join online Classes for Interior Design. Video tutorials, online 24/7 & lifetime access for one low fee. Get your dream home or change caree ... [+]

Online Interior Design Classes – get your dream home and maybe start a new career

This Introduction to Interior Design course is a complete series of online Interior Design Classes that includes video tutorials, cheatsheets and exercises to help you to put what you learn into practice in your own home immediately.

Watching interior design shows and browsing magazines may be inspiring – but they still don’t show you what to do in YOUR home. That’s why these online interior design classes are filled with expert tips and insider knowledge that will teach you exactly that. In fact, the video tutorials that you will have access to have been taken directly from our professional interior design training course.... [-]

6 weeks
Online
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona

The CSP in Color & Trim provides a firm grasp of color and finishes for products and spaces. There are plenty of design‑related sectors calling for specialists who co ... [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

The CSP in Color & Trim provides a firm grasp of color and finishes for products and spaces.

There are plenty of design‑related sectors calling for specialists who command colors and textures: the automobile industry, interior design, architecture, sports accessories, furniture… An eye for trends and a sound knowledge of the various natural and synthetic pigments, brand strategies, materials and color symbology are a distinctive bonus for designers.

General objectives of the course To activate the student’s color term base. To explore the universal systems that define and organize color. To acquire individual methodologies for creating ranges. To detect creative opportunities from a chromatic standpoint. To anticipate seasonal colors and trends. To learn about new materials and the color pallets that work best. Methodology ... [-]
Spain Barcelona
January 2020
Spanish
Part-time
3 months
Campus
Centre for Arts and Technology

You don’t just want to design a functional space…your goal is to create a masterpiece. You see beauty and potential in every room…waiting for just the right blend of know ... [+]

Centre for Arts and Technology has reached an articulation agreement with Yorkville University. Read our Press Release to find out how this could set you up for a Bachelor of Interior Design!

Receive interior design training from our industry experts at one of the leading interior design schools in Canada. The Centre offers 3 Interior Design Programs; a 15-month, an 18-month program and a 24-month program. Providing you with the tools and training you need to start a career in interior design. You don’t just want to design a functional space…your goal is to create a masterpiece. You see beauty and potential in every room…waiting for just the right blend of know-how and imagination (yours!). You understand that every line, every curve, every colour come together as a symphony to form the desired look and mood. Interior design is in your future, and Centre for Arts and Technology, one of the leading interior design schools in Canada, will help take you there.... [-]

Canada Kelowna
September 2019
Full-time
15 - 24 months
Campus
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan

In the last years the field of Interior Design has witnessed a continuous growth, for this reason professionals in the field need to be more flexible and in touch with th ... [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE.In the last years the field of Interior Design has witnessed a continuous growth, for this reason professionals in the field need to be more flexible and in touch with the new technologies, methods, and materials.

Through the Interior Design Academic year program students get an in-depth and practical introduction to Italian design and the ‘Made in Italy’ concept with particular attention to contemporary trends, while being equipped with all the necessary instruments to enter this field. Students will learn to design interior spaces both for commercial and residential use, from the initial concept and first sketch to the 3D view, and to realize a model representing a public space. Furthermore the course develops students awareness of colour, shape and form and gives them the necessary skills to choose interior finishes.... [-]

Italy Milan
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Full-time
30 weeks
Campus
STAR Studium ArchitecturAe Florence Design School

Wake up to beauty. A new concept of interior design master. The characteristic of these courses is that Academic theory is combined with practice on real jobs site. An in ... [+]

Wake Up To Beauty. A New Concept of Interior Design Master

The characteristic of these courses is that Academic theory is combined with practice on a real jobs site

An intense and extraordinary experience Made in Italy in which you will be surrounded by Design at 360° through lessons, laboratories and various types of work. You can discover wood, stone, fabrics and their world of scents, colors, and elaboration and how to place them in a real place full of light and life.

You will visit international showrooms such as Gucci, Armani, Pineider, Luisa via Roma etc.and also the best restaurant and bistro. You will discuss the great theme of Art, Architecture, and Design. In the evening there will be events dedicates music, fashions, and wine.... [-]

Italy Florence
Open Enrollment
Full-time
1 - 2 months
Campus
International Open Academy

Set up your own interior design business by learning the skills you need to create amazing interior solutions and concepts. ... [+]

Best Courses in Interior Design 2019/2020. Set up your own interior design business by learning the skills you need to create amazing interior solutions and concepts

Design exquisite home interiors without leaving yours! Interior design is a stimulating and rewarding profession. It challenges your creativity, ingenuity, practicality, and inspiration. It’s also great fun! Interior designers were once used only by the very wealthy. Now, interior design, particularly in the area of home styling, is widely sought after. People have busy lives and are prepared to incorporate the cost of a designer into home projects so that they achieve an outstanding finish that’s professional & individual and get the job done quickly and efficiently.... [-]

United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
60 days
Online
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence

Through the Spring Semester Introduction to Design, you experience the design methodology, learning to design interior spaces for residential use, starting from the analy ... [+]

Interior design is the practice of space planning and designing interior spaces in homes and buildings. It involves creating floor plans, furniture layouts, and designing the look and feel of a space. The interior design also includes the specification of furniture, fixtures, and finishes, and coordinating their installation.

Through the Spring Semester Introduction to Design, you experience the design methodology, learning to design interior spaces for residential use, starting from the analysis of domestic spaces and development of the initial concept, to the 2D view and up to the realization of models so to define the idea and check its validity.

Schedule: Lessons run from Monday to Friday morning and/or afternoon.... [-]

Italy Florence
March 2020
Full-time
4 months
Campus
Inter-Dec College

A dynamic program for students who want to feel right at home when creating their own pleasant, comfortable or bizarre interior decors. Learn to create beautiful aestheti ... [+]

Interior Design

At the Interior Design School, our students have the opportunity to regularly participate in high calibre projects where they let their talents and their ability to innovate shine. This success bears witness to Inter-Dec College’s excellent program and education, where the teachers themselves are industry professionals.

Using leading-edge computer software, students learn different techniques and know-how in order to conceptualize and produce aesthetic, functional and safe designs for interior spaces in residential, commercial, cultural, institutional and industrial buildings, according to standard practices and in accordance with all applicable codes.

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Canada Montreal
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Rio de Janeiro

Interior design can play a crucial role in contemporary cities. Therefore, it is necessary to respond to the continuous functional transformation of the constructed space ... [+]

Because?

Propose flexible solutions to spaces, capable of meeting the individual and collective needs of its users.

For whom?

The course is designed for people interested in interior design and who wish to start a professional practice in the field. The course welcomes professionals with prior experience or training in other areas who wish to start a process of professional change and young students seeking to confirm their interest in the area

How is it?

Half of the course workload is focused on projects, so the course presents the student with the main areas of professional activity: commercial design (retail design), ephemeris (scenography, exhibitions and events) and residential projects.... [-]

Brazil Rio de Janeiro
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Portuguese,Portuguese (Brazil)
Full-time
1 year
Campus
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid

The Interior Design One Year Course (taught in English) pertains to the educational offer of the Design School. It is aimed at those who want to enter the world of the de ... [+]

The Interior Design One Year Course (taught in English) pertains to the educational offer of the Design School. It is aimed at those who want to enter the world of the design of interiors and other spaces of varying types and scales, by means of projects and workshops carried out in collaboration with designers and companies in the sector.

During the academic year the basic foundations necessary to be able to plan and design spaces, understand the relation between user and environment, human and spatial scale, while computer and communication tools, expression and surveying techniques are taught, along with courses of a cultural nature.

Outstanding are the conceptual, expressive and formal projects and exercises, applicable in the design of commercial, leisure, public and private interior spaces, as well as exhibitions, stage design and spatial interventions.... [-]

Spain Madrid
October 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
International Career Institute

ICI gives you the opportunity to learn interior decoration and design conveniently and quickly. More importantly, you will learn all the skills needed to become successfu ... [+]

ICI gives you the opportunity to learn interior decoration and design conveniently and quickly. More importantly, you will learn all the skills needed to become successful in the field since our course is developed with acclaimed professionals in the industry.

Course Outline Introduction to Interior Design and Decoration Elements of Principles of Design Functional and Decorative Use of Colour Lighting Effects on Colour Planning a Harmonious Decorative Colour Scheme for a Client Light and Colour I Light and Colour II Light and Colour III Decorating Styles How to Decorate (Step by Step) Building Systems and Components Materials Furnishings Interior Planting Job Seeking Skills Starting Your Own Interior Design Business Career Prospects ... [-]
United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online
MADIN USAL

Extraordinary Course: Principles of Interior Design On-Line. ... [+]

Extraordinary Course:

Principles of On-Line Interior Design.

Custom time and duration. Duration: 20 hours. 2 Credits. Cost: 90 € Ordinary Registration. 60 € University students.

Certificate: Every two months will be issued an Official Diploma issued by the University of Salamanca.

It is a course open to all kinds of people, no prerequisite is necessary. With the enrollment in the Extraordinary Course will be able to have access to the Studium platform, will be informed once enrolled how to access and how to download the topics and upload the exercises. In the Extraordinary Course, Basic Principles of Interior Design every day will be hanging videos of each of the topics to be discussed. After several topics will be proposed an exercise that will have to be performed and uploaded to the digital platform of Studium University, to ensure that the topics have been understood. Finally, each student will be given a diploma of participation. As an online course the days and hours of training are flexible, each student will adapt it according to their needs.... [-]

Spain Salamanca
September 2019
Spanish
Part-time
20 hours
Online