3 YEAR - Dip INTERIOR DESIGN
You will be introduced to the design development cycle and will be encouraged to think creatively when applying problem solving skills. You will use the design principles and knowledge of historical styles and influences when developing a design concept.
Your understanding of the process of building construction will be developed and your knowledge of materials and their applications will be increased through interaction with industry professionals.
You will be encouraged to work with various formats and mediums and access your most creative and lateral thinking processes when answering briefs.
This year will also focus on developing your technical understanding and ability and will introduce you to the management of a design project, inclusive of budgets, schedules and contracts.
You will also have the opportunity to work on "live projects" with real clients, participate in design competitions as well as prepare a design portfolio that demonstrates your knowledge, skills and personal design style.
In your final year, you will be expected to work more independently and to conduct in-depth research in order to develop a personal design view.
ACADEMIC CREDIT ACCUMULATION
Learners may not register for a course at a higher level until they have successfully satisfied the outcomes of a course at a lower level. E.g A learner must pass Materials I before s/he can register for Materials II.