In the final part of our three-part interior design module short course, you'll choose your own live project for an existing client, or an imaginary project of your choice such as a boutique hotel, shop or residential property, and build on the knowledge gained in Module One and Module Two.
During the course you will work through your project with the support and guidance of your tutor. There will be a series of lectures which will provide you with practical and professional knowledge that will prepare you for working as an interior designer. Topics for these lectures will cover everything from working with contractors and planning issues, to setting up on your own, how to charge and writing specifications.
There will be demonstrations on creating general arrangement plans, lighting and electrics plans and there will also be advice about how to look for a job.
Please note: The majority of the classes will be delivered in person at Chelsea College of Arts, with a few of the lessons being online.
By the end of the course you will:
Who should attend
This course is for those with an intermediate to advanced skill level within interior design. It is ideal if you want to learn how to design interiors professionally and have completed Module One and Module Two. It would also suit international students who have studied Interior Design and wish to learn how to practise it in the UK.
You must ensure that you have the correct immigration permission for the modules you want to study. The Standard Visitor immigration permission allows you to visit the UK for up to 6 months. If you intend to study longer than 6 months you must have a valid immigration permission which has no restrictions on studying and covers the full length of the course(s) you wish to study.
Prior skills required:
Clear, easy to understand lessons:
Experience life on campus
A certificate of completion:
Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.
Previous skills developed:
New skills learned:
Please note that this course requires dedication; students should therefore allow time to work on their project outside of the class.
Please bring the following materials with you:
To access the current version of the Vectorworks software you will need to create a 3 month student account. Please upload a copy of your confirmation email as proof of registration.
As part of your research you may wish to do some printing. Please bring a small amount of cash to the course on your first day to credit your printing account.
In the final part of our three-part interior design module short course, you'll choose your own live project for an existing client, or an imaginary commercial project of your choice.