RMIT University (RMIT)

Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration

MSF50213

Melbourne City

This diploma prepares you for a career creating beautiful living spaces. It gives you a solid grounding in innovation, materials selection and functional design plus the skills to deliver your design managing clients and suppliers.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration with RMIT University (RMIT)

  • $12,000*

    + $588 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

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    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Melbourne City

    • July 2017

    • Full time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (2 years)

  • $26,000*

    + $588 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Melbourne City

    • July 2017

    • Full time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (2 years)

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Entry Requirements
Portfolio

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

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Interior Designer

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration with RMIT University (RMIT), 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 29 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

10 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

  • Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief
    BSBDES502

  • 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

  • Evaluate site for interior design brief
    MSFID5003

  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
    MSMENV272

Elective Units

19 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Source and apply information on the history and theory of design
    BSBDES305A

  • Market the small business
    BSBSMB403A

  • Use business technology
    BSBWOR204A

  • Create 3D digital models
    CUFANM303A

  • Create visual design components
    CUFDIG304A

  • Produce computer-aided drawings
    CUVACD302A

  • Organise and communicate information
    MEM16006A

  • Evaluate and participate in design industry networks
    MSFFDT5013

  • Prepare a materials board for client presentation
    MSFID4003

  • Research and recommend furniture and accessories
    MSFID4004

  • 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

  • Assess interior light and recommend light fittings
    MSFID4008

  • Develop a decoration proposal for a complex site
    MSFID5002

  • Specify structural elements, systems and services for interior spaces
    MSFID5004

  • Specify soft furnishings for complete interior solution
    MSFID5011

  • Design for small to medium scale commercial or institutional interiors
    MSFID5013

  • Use CAD applications to complete models and documentation for interior design projects
    MSFID5014

  • Research and recommend materials, components and finishes for kitchen designs
    MSFKB4002

Course Provider

By choosing RMIT, you’re choosing a global university recognised for leadership and innovation in technology, design and enterprise.

RMIT offer you an education that will prepare you for success, expose you to new ideas and equip you with skills and knowledge to transform your future.

At RMIT you will learn how to make a positive and lasting impact in your community. Your degree will be supported by our international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education and quality research.

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Courses
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Provider Type
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