Interior Bites

Qualification: Undergraduate unit
Study mode: Online
Payment options: HECS-HELP may be available
FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 13 weeks
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Awarded by: Curtin University
Course Unit A course unit is a single subject offered as part of a program of study, but can be completed individually. You may receive Recognition of Prior Learning for studying this unit.

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About this unit

This unit, brought to you by Online Universities Australia and Curtin University, aims to give you a broad introduction to many of the key aspects of interior design. From terminology to key principles and strategies, this unit looks to allow you to evaluate and improve your overall skills in design. Interior Bites will seek to give you the key tools, experience and discipline to enhance your design and decoration expertise, and increase your chances of employability following the unit.

The unit will inform you of some of the key technologies and give you the skills to make your creations and design ideas possible. There will be a focus on colour and light, lighting, materials, finishes and decoration, noise, and many other topics, ensuring that you can find your niche area of skill and knowledge regarding interior design.

Interior Bites will allow you to improve your creative skill and enhance your ability to communicate your ideas, using a range of methods.

Eligibility

Applicants must have successfully completed the following unit to be eligible for this unit:

  • Architecture and Interior Architecture Studio

Areas of study

In this interior design unit, the topics you will study include:

  • Form and space
  • Light and lighting
  • Colour
  • Materiality
  • Furnishing, decoration and ornaments
  • Sound and technology
  • Form and space
  • Inspiring interiors

Course pathways

This unit is a core requirement in the following course:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Interior Architecture), Curtin University

Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.

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How will this unit advance my career?

This online unit from Curtin University will give you an in-depth knowledge of interior design. Interior Bites has such a broad topic range that it could lead to you not only working in interior design but working for organisations specialising in specific areas, such as lighting design or furniture design and design education. As well as this, the unit could lead to a career in interior design practices, large corporations, or even at an architectural firm.

How else will I benefit from this unit?

  • Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in Interior Bites from Curtin University.
  • Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
  • Government financial support through FEE-HELP or HECS-HELP may be available.
  • Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
  • Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUA’s full degree programs.

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Financial assistance

If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.

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You may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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