Certification

QQI level 5 - Award in Interior Design - Code 5M5054

Duration

1 Year Full-time

Aim

This course aims to provide students with the opportunity to gain the knowledge, skills and competence to independently and under supervision to explore sustainable aspects of interior design with a view to provide sustainable changes and or to progress to further education or training.

Entry Requirements          

  • Leaving Certificate/Leaving Certificate Applied or its equivalent.
  • For mature students, life and/or work experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications

Programme of Study

Core Modules
  • Appreciation of Art, Craft & Design
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Work Experience
Elective Modules
  • Drawing
  • Design Skills
  • Communications
  • Combined Materials
  • Batik

Modules offered may be subject to change due to resource demands.

Work experience

There is a minimum of two weeks’ work experience placement included in this course.

Progression

Graduates who achieve the required standard may progress to Universities. Examples of progression courses included which may require a Portfolio

  • TUD DT544 Interior Design
  • DT598 Visual Merchandising & Display
  • Griffith College GC490 Interior Design
  • NCAD AD101 First Year Art & Design (common entry)