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Interior Design

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Overview

About the Level 3 Interior Design Certificate

If you have a creative flair and a passion for paint samples, a career in interior design could be perfect for you. As a practicing interior design specialist, you would be responsible for designing, decorating and furnishing indoor spaces in people’s homes, work spaces or even public venues. If this sounds like your cup of tea, then this online course is the place to start.

The engaging e-learning material begins by delving into the history of interior design. Following that, the course goes on to teach you all you need to know about design elements like space, colour, texture and scale. On top of this, you will discover how to harmoniously combine the elements of a room, how to coordinate lighting, and even how to start up your own business.

Who should study this course?

This course has been specifically designed for the aspiring interior designers among you. However, it is also worth noting that the course is suitable for those without interior design career aspirations, who want more about the practice for their own benefit.

If you want to enrol on this home study course with us, you will not need to have any prior experience or any interior design qualifications. All you will need is an interest in design and the ability to study independently from home.

What happens after the course?

On successful completion of this distance learning course, you will have gained a fundamental understanding of how the interior design industry functions. You will also be familiar with the different room and design elements that contribute to a finished project.

If you want to expand your knowledge after this course, you may consider studying interior design at a higher level. However, if you feel confident in your abilities, you may decide to start practicing right away. Here are some jobs related to this course:

  • Home designer
  • Office designer
  • Stage designer

For more information about this course, give us a call on this number: 01202 006 464

Modules

The Background

  • The origins of Interior design
  • Influences through the ages

The Background cont.

  • Great Designers of our recent past
  • Defining a style

Design Elements

  • Space
  • Colour
  • Balance

Design Elements cont.

  • Texture & Pattern
  • Scale
  • Line
  • Form

Room Elements

  • Furniture
  • Flooring

Room Elements cont.

  • Lighting
  • Walls
  • Windows

Room Elements cont.

  • Doors
  • Fabrics
  • Accessories

The Project

  • Planning the project
  • Space planning
  • Choosing a colour scheme
  • Choosing flooring
  • Choosing wall treatments

The Project cont.

  • Choosing lighting
  • Choosing furniture
  • Choosing window dressings
  • Arranging the furniture
  • Choosing accessories
  • The results
  • Tools of the trade

Making a living from Interior design

  • Have you got what it takes to be an Interior Designer?
  • Setting up a small business
  • Business plan

Making a living from Interior design cont.

  • Tax
  • VAT
  • Insurance
  • Health & safety

For a more detailed syllabus on this course, click here

Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Assessment

Assessment Method

After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

What's Included

  • All study materials
  • Study Guide
  • Full Tutor and Admin support
  • The course fee includes the awarding body registration and certification fee (valued at up to £30.00).

Professional Membership

During your course of study on our Interior Design ASET Level 3 Diploma Course you may apply for student membership to the British Interior Design Association (www.bida.org).

The British Interior Design Association is the only professional interior design association in the UK. As membership to the BIDA is selective, it sets designer Members apart from other designers. It is the potential client's guarantee of professional interior design.

Certification

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Level 3 Interior Design Certificate of Achievement

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that learndirect has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by learndirect to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

To view a sample of the ABC Certificate of Achievement, please click here.

Hear from our past Students

About the Level 3 Interior Design Certificate

If you have a creative flair and a passion for paint samples, a career in interior design could be perfect for you. As a practicing interior design specialist, you would be responsible for designing, decorating and furnishing indoor spaces in people’s homes, work spaces or even public venues. If this sounds like your cup of tea, then this online course is the place to start.

The engaging e-learning material begins by delving into the history of interior design. Following that, the course goes on to teach you all you need to know about design elements like space, colour, texture and scale. On top of this, you will discover how to harmoniously combine the elements of a room, how to coordinate lighting, and even how to start up your own business.

Who should study this course?

This course has been specifically designed for the aspiring interior designers among you. However, it is also worth noting that the course is suitable for those without interior design career aspirations, who want more about the practice for their own benefit.

If you want to enrol on this home study course with us, you will not need to have any prior experience or any interior design qualifications. All you will need is an interest in design and the ability to study independently from home.

What happens after the course?

On successful completion of this distance learning course, you will have gained a fundamental understanding of how the interior design industry functions. You will also be familiar with the different room and design elements that contribute to a finished project.

If you want to expand your knowledge after this course, you may consider studying interior design at a higher level. However, if you feel confident in your abilities, you may decide to start practicing right away. Here are some jobs related to this course:

  • Home designer
  • Office designer
  • Stage designer

For more information about this course, give us a call on this number: 01202 006 464

Modules

The Background

  • The origins of Interior design
  • Influences through the ages

The Background cont.

  • Great Designers of our recent past
  • Defining a style

Design Elements

  • Space
  • Colour
  • Balance

Design Elements cont.

  • Texture & Pattern
  • Scale
  • Line
  • Form

Room Elements

  • Furniture
  • Flooring

Room Elements cont.

  • Lighting
  • Walls
  • Windows

Room Elements cont.

  • Doors
  • Fabrics
  • Accessories

The Project

  • Planning the project
  • Space planning
  • Choosing a colour scheme
  • Choosing flooring
  • Choosing wall treatments

The Project cont.

  • Choosing lighting
  • Choosing furniture
  • Choosing window dressings
  • Arranging the furniture
  • Choosing accessories
  • The results
  • Tools of the trade

Making a living from Interior design

  • Have you got what it takes to be an Interior Designer?
  • Setting up a small business
  • Business plan

Making a living from Interior design cont.

  • Tax
  • VAT
  • Insurance
  • Health & safety

For a more detailed syllabus on this course, click here

Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Assessment

Assessment Method

After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

What's Included

  • All study materials
  • Study Guide
  • Full Tutor and Admin support
  • The course fee includes the awarding body registration and certification fee (valued at up to £30.00).

Professional Membership

During your course of study on our Interior Design ASET Level 3 Diploma Course you may apply for student membership to the British Interior Design Association (www.bida.org).

The British Interior Design Association is the only professional interior design association in the UK. As membership to the BIDA is selective, it sets designer Members apart from other designers. It is the potential client's guarantee of professional interior design.

Certification

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Level 3 Interior Design Certificate of Achievement

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that learndirect has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by learndirect to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

To view a sample of the ABC Certificate of Achievement, please click here.

Hear from our past Students

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