TAFE Queensland East Coast

Certificate IV in Interior Decoration

MSF40113

Nambour

This foundation certificate is the entry point for an interior design career and provides a solid grounding in colour theory and basic design principles.

  • $14,288*

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    • Duration
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  • Nambour

    • February 6, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

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Entry Requirements
Year 10

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

This qualification will give you the skills and knowledge to design and decorate residential interiors and provide practical advice to clients.

If you want to work as an interior stylist, interior decorator or colour consultant, this nationally recognised program is for you.

This program has an emphasis on aesthetic and technical understanding and 3d presentation of interior concepts. You will develop skills in providing professional and accurate advice for decorating residential interiors and produce documents for cabinetry, layout plans and 3D visuals.

Work with clients, architects, builders, retailers, interior designer or decorator consultancies, kitchens bathroom designs, textile agencies, furnishing departments of retail stores or furniture joinery design.

  • Assistant Interior Decorator
  • Interior Designer

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Interior Decoration with TAFE Queensland East Coast, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 19 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

8 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms
    BSBDES302

  • Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms
    BSBDES303

  • Produce drawings to communicate ideas
    CUAACD301

  • Produce technical drawings
    CUAACD303

  • Research, analyse and apply colour for interior spaces
    MSFID4001

  • Decorate residential interiors
    MSFID4002

  • Determine work health and safety (WHS) implications of interior effects
    MSFID4011

  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
    MSMENV272

Elective Units

11 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Source and apply design industry knowledge
    BSBDES304

  • Generate design solutions
    BSBDES401

  • Develop and extend design skills and practice
    BSBDES403

  • Produce computer-aided drawings
    CUAACD302

  • Research and recommend soft furnishings for interiors
    MSFID4005

  • Research and recommend hard materials and finishes for interiors
    MSFID4006

  • Identify materials, construction techniques and methods used in building interiors
    MSFID4007

  • Research architectural styles and movements
    MSFID4009

  • Research interior decoration and design influences
    MSFID4010

  • Design residential interiors
    MSFID5001

  • Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
    MSMENV472

Course Provider

TAFE Queensland East Coast is the premier provider of vocational education and training and the largest in the Sunshine Coast and Wide Bay region with seven campuses and over 20,000 enrolments annually.

TAFE Queensland East Coast is the result of an amalgamation between Sunshine Coast TAFE and Wide Bay TAFE. By harnessing the strong reputation each of these Institutes had in their communities for providing exceptional training and education we are able to improve education and training to the region as a collaborative force.

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Courses
381
Provider Type
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