The Gordon

Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration

MSF50213

East Geelong

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 The Gordon

  • $7,008*

    + $636 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

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    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • East Geelong

    • July 2017

    • Full time (2 years), Part time

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    In class Full time (2 years), Part time

  • $18,551*

    + $636 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • East Geelong

    • July 2017

    • Full time (2 years), Part time

    • In class

    In class Full time (2 years), Part time

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Year 12, Interview

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

Do you see yourself working as an interior designer or decorator?

This course will give you the creative and technical skills to design interiors for residential and commercial buildings.

  • Interior Designer

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration with The Gordon, 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.

  • Originate and develop concepts
    BSBCRT501

  • Source and apply information on the history and theory of design
    BSBDES305

  • Undertake small business planning
    BSBSMB404

  • Work safely in the construction industry
    CPCCOHS1001A

  • Produce computer-aided drawings
    CUAACD302

  • Create 3D digital models
    CUAANM303

  • Create visual design components
    CUADIG304

  • Produce drawings from design concepts
    MSFDN4001

  • Evaluate and participate in design industry networks
    MSFFDT5013

  • Prepare a materials board for client presentation
    MSFID4003

  • 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

  • Design residential interiors
    MSFID5001

  • 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

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

Course Provider

The Gordon is an icon in Geelong and has solid strategies, priorities and directions to continue its proud tradition and history of great success. In 2010 The Gordon was awarded the Large Training Provider of the Year at the Victorian Training Awards.

Registered
1996
Courses
344
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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