Interior Decorating Comprehensive Course

Interior Decorating combines the creative process of addressing the aesthetics of a space with understanding of the building itself. Start studying right away!

Course Summary

Award type:
Comprehensive Certificate
Accredited by:
Not Applicable
18 months
Entrance Requirement:
grade 10


Learn how to effectively communicate in an office through verbal and non verbal communication. You will also learn how to communicate successfully during meeting and presentations.

This is where the course starts introducing you to interior decorating. You will learn exactly what Interior Decorating is and everything that goes into it. You’ll also learn the basics of color selection, decorative materials and different fabrics.

Learn all about the various elements it takes to turn any space from a blank canvas to a beautiful work of art. This subject will teach you how to use different design elements such as light, color and texture, to create an even, well balanced space.

Interior Design includes using fabrics. What this means is that you have to learn everything there is to know about fabrics, including colors and textures. This will also give you a good idea of what color or texture of a fabric to match with what when you are designing. 

Learn how to make upholstered furniture and windows the focal point of your design. This subject teaches you how to use various materials like wood and plastic to make unique window coverings. You will also gain basic knowledge on how to upholster furniture, adding your creative touch to all of your creations.

This subject gives you a brief lesson on the history of arts. You will be introduced to the study of art objects, in this case, decorative art objects. This is where you will learn certain art origins.

Gain an even better understanding of the history of art with this advanced subject. Take what you have already learnt in the previous subject and build on that knowledge. Learn how to use that knowledge to enhance your decorating style.

Cater to the needs of your clients by learning about various architectural styles. Gain the knowledge on how to use furniture and different design elements to turn any space from modern, to Victorian as well as contemporary.

A lot of planning and designing went into the most renowned structures across the world. Some are modern art whereas others have adorned countries for centuries. Learn all about the history of architecture by learning about the planning and building process of structures and buildings. 

Intensify the beauty of the space around you. Many designers focus on the furniture they will use. But it takes a true artist to take the build and make it their own. Learn how to use the architecture around you, allowing it to blend into your own designs and decor.