Course Description

The course covers all areas of interior design and decoration, from design principles and dealing with clients, to understanding and interpreting briefs, working with suppliers and drawing up documents, and identifying and recommending materials and furniture. This ensures you graduate ready to start working in the industry.

What you'll learn

You will learn to combine the technical, creative and conceptual skills required to plan and decorate interiors for commercial, residential or heritage buildings. This interior design and decoration course will cover space creation, space planning and how to create environments for living and working.

Why study this course?

  • By the time you get to the end of the course, you'll have an extensive portfolio of work that you can proudly present to prospective employers and clients.

  • As a student of the MSF50213 Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration you’ll receive a professional art kit throughout the course. The tools included in the kit will ensure you have everything you need to get your interior design career off to the most creative and confident start!

  • The Open Colleges MSF50213 Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration has been designated as a Recognised Course by the Design Institute of Australia (DIA). The DIA is Australia's professional membership body for designers and creative professionals.

  • Our Trainers and Assessors are seasoned interior design industry experts, who are committed to helping you understand your learning and get the most out of your study.

Potential career outcomes

  • Colour Consultant
  • Commercial Furniture Consultant
  • Independent or Freelance Interior Decorating Consultant
  • Interior Design Consultant
  • Interior Designer
  • Interior Stylist
  • Soft Furnishing Consultant