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Overview

Course code:

MSF60113

CRICOS:

084364K

Start date(s):

July

Course length:

Full Time: 6 months

Campus:

Chadstone

If you are interested in design and have a passion for interiors, the Advanced Diploma of Interior Design will develop and enhance your skills and knowledge required for creative and technical solutions for detailing complex residential, commercial and institutional interior environments.

The course will provide you with a breadth, depth and complexity of skills and knowledge for interior design processes that follow a systematic and coordinated methodology.

Gain the skills required to research, analyse and integrate your knowledge into designs that meet efficiency, comfort, safety and aesthetic requirements within an interior.

Design projects within this course emphasise space creation, space planning, and the factors that affect peoples' responses to living and working environments.

You will learn how to create and develop designs derived from a brief, while adhering to regulatory requirements, using industry standard software and incorporating the knowledge and principles of interior design.

Design projects may include designing acilities for people with disabilities, residential, institutional design, exhibitions or commercial developments.


Course structure

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

MSMWHS200

Work safely

BSBDES302

Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms

BSBDES303

Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms

CUAACD301

Produce drawings to communicate ideas

CUAACD303

Produce technical drawings

MSFID4001

Research, analyse and apply colour for interior spaces

CUAACD302

Produce computer-aided drawings

MSFID3001

Source and specify decoration products

MSFID4003

Prepare a materials board for client presentation

MSFID4005

Research and recommend soft furnishings for interiors

MSFID4007

Identify materials, construction techniques and methods used in building

MSFID4011

Determine work health and safety (WHS) implications of interior effects

MSFID5001

Design residential interiors

MSMENV272

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

CUADIG303

Produce and prepare photo images

MSFID4004

Research and recommend furniture and accessories

MSFID4006

Research and recommend hard materials and finshes for interiors

MSFID4008

Assess interior light and recommend light fittings

MSFID4009

Research architectural styles and movements

BSBDES502

Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief

MSFID5003

Evaluate site for interior design brief

MSFID5013

Design for small to medium scale commercial or institutional interiors

BSBSMB405

Monitor and manage small business operations

CUAANM303

Create 3D digital models

MSFFDT5013

Evaluate and participate in design industry networks

MSFID5004

Specify structural elements, systems and services for interior spaces

MSFID5011

Specify soft furnishings for complete interior solution

MSFID5014

Use CAD applications to complete models and documentation for interior

MSFID5015

Decorate interiors for restoration projects

BSBDES601

Manage design realisation

MSFID6001

Resolve complex spatial problems through modelling

MSFID6002

Apply 3D visualisation techniques to represent interior designs

BSBDES403

Develop and extend design skills and practice

BSBDES602

Research global design trends

MSFFDT5014

Investigate legal design requirements

MSFID5009

Research and recommend colour and applied finishes

MSFID5012

Research and recommend artwork

MSFID6003

Design for large scale commercial or institutional interiors

MSFID6007

Select and instruct contactors and consultants


Entry requirements

IELTS 5.0

Successful completion of the Diploma of Interior Design offered at Holmesglen with satisfactory grades.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

On completion, you will receive the Advanced Diploma of Interior Design.

PATHWAYS

Graduates can apply for advanced standing at a university.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- Interior designer within interior design or architectural practice
- Commercial or residential design consultant
- Specialist interior design practitioner
- Design project administrators and design manager
- Self employed design consultant


How to apply

APPLY VIA AGENT

Holmesglen recommends international students apply through one of our accredited student recruitment agents. This will assist you in the preparation of all application documents and ensure that you are well counselled on the Australian Government's Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirements for International students. Further information of the GTE requirements is available at: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au.

To find out more, visit How to Apply for International Students.

If you have further questions about your application, please contact our International Centre:

T: 03 9564 1703

E: intl@holmesglen.edu.au

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

International Fee

$6,750.00


Enquire online

Contact details

Interior Decoration and Design Open Days

At Holmesglen, our interior design courses take your creative flair and layer it with the principles of design and the skills so you can meet the aesthetic, functional and safety criteria of any project. Visit us on Open Day and meet the teachers, tour the facilities and learn more about the creative field of Interior Decoration and Design. You can also come along to find out more about our VET in Schools Interior Decoration course, the Certificate III in Interior Decoration Retail Services. Our experienced teachers will provide you with information on how we can support you to successfully complete units towards your Year 11 and Year 12 studies as well as highlight future study pathways and career opportunities.

- , Thu, 14 Mar - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

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