Course Code: DP004

Interior Design provides a wide range of excellent career prospects from residential, retail and industrial projects to corporate, leisure and hospitality design.

The course is an interdisciplinary programme of study, concerned with the interaction of design ideas with technology. Through set design projects and lectures students are introduced to the basic principles of Interior Design including: drawing, presentation, surveying, materials, construction and computer aided design. Using drawing and 2/3-D computer modelling, students will develop designing skill.

CID is an introductory program to the field of Interior Design and is designed to give students an intro into the wonderful world of Interior Design.

Objectives

1. To develop talent among students in the area of designing arts 2. To gain insight and understanding of approaches to design 3. To facilitate use of technology in designing expression

Teaching Methodology

The classes are held thrice a week. The training provided is a 70-30 mix of practical and theoretical training respectively.

Assessments

The modules are assessed by regular assignment and project submissions made by the students. Emphasis is laid on practical application.

Admission into the Interior program is open to students of all nationalities with respect to the submission of the following requirements:

1. One of the following:

a. High School Certificate

b. O’ levels (IGCSE/GCE)

c. GED (General Education Diploma)

2. 3 color passport

3. Clear passport copy and Emirates ID (for resident students)

4. Complete Application Form with all requirements

5. Students must have a good command of spoken English

Course Structure

Module Module Title

I - Drawing

II- Furniture

III - Floors & Materials

IV- Ceilings & Materials

V- Computer Aided Design (CAD)

VI- Colours

VII- Textures

VIII- Portfolio Presentation

The certificate course can be completed in 4 weeks of sessions held thrice a week. Please visit calendar to see the next course offering.

Students on completing the Certificate in Interior Design course may progress into the Professional Diploma in Interior Design assured by Pearson, UK and approved by the KHDA

Student may opt for: Capital Certificate of Interior Design - AED 2000/- OR London Awarding Body Certificate - AED 2500/- KHDA attestation fee: AED 110/-