This course provides an introduction to the principles and practices of interior design and presents students with foundation skills that can be applied in the context of their own environment.
Students will learn about the influence of architectural and decorative styles, how to combine different colours, materials and finishes, and the art of choosing and arranging furnishings and lighting for maximum effect.
The course fee include these materials valued at over $135:
- 3 pencils
- 2 set squares
- Measuring tape
- A4 graph paper, drawing pad and tracing paper
- Masking tape
- Cutting blade
- Colour wheel
- Interior Design textbook
- Fabric sample pack
- Living room/bedroom furniture cut-outs (for room plans)
- Success with Decorating CDs #1 and #2.
Students are required to enroll via Cengage Education's website and pay for their course via Cengage Education's secured payment system.
Open Colleges is a dual sector Higher Education Institution and a Registered Training Organisation offering certificates, diplomas, and short courses via correspondence learning. As a Nationally recognised provider, the courses offered by Open Colleges are mainly nationally recognised and accredited. Many of Open Colleges courses are Austudy and/or Abstudy approved.
Open Colleges' courses allow you to undertake a self-paced educational journey with its fully online/correspondence education services.
Open Colleges has an affiliation with employment services company Adecco Australia. Students wishing to seek full and/or part time employment in their chosen field, can contact Adecco Australia on completion of their qualification.