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


1 Year Full-time


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


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)