Bachelor of Interior Design (Residential)

Torrens University Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 105419M

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

A Bachelor of Interior Design (Residential) is for designers who want to develop the skills and creativity to respond to contemporary living challenges by adapting and leading 21st century residential solutions. This includes interiors in housing of all types, such as houses surrounded by gardens, high-rise living and multi-purpose homes in adaptive reuse environments.

This course teaches you environmentally sustainable practices while you investigate the finer details of home interior design, such as fittings and fabrics, as well as societal issues which include our ageing population, homelessness, evolving gender roles and the definition of family. You’ll discover the impact the selection of materials, lighting, joinery and furniture can have on your design, and explore technologies such as artificial intelligence and interactive audio-visual systems. From a practical point of view, you will realise residential environments through professional design practice and cross-disciplinary interaction, technical documentation, contract management and visualisation solutions.

Learning outcomes

Create future-ready living solutions that embrace new technologies.
Work with 3D-modelling software to design residential environments.
Explore the impact of joinery, materiality and finishes to meet client needs.
Develop construction documentation to industry standards for the future of home design.

Career opportunities

In this course, you will engage with the diverse theoretical and practical elements of designing residential interiors. With this broad-ranging perspective, you will graduate with the skills and social awareness that will be invaluable as you start your career in one of many exciting and challenging roles available in interior design practices, architectural studios or property developers.

Career paths

Interior Designer
Virtual Environment Designer
Residential Design Consultant
Innovative Home Technology Consultant
Property Stylist
Housing Solutions Strategist

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
30,880 Per Year
Read more92,640 for the entire course
12 Sep 2022
31 Oct 2022
3 years
Read more3 years full time, 6 years part time, 2 years accelerated

Full time
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
30,880 Per Year
Read more92,640 for the entire course
12 Sep 2022
31 Oct 2022
3 years
Read more3 years full time, 6 years part time, 2 years accelerated

Self study / online (with attendance)
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

Australian Year 12 or equivalent

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Academic: Overall 6.0 (min. sub-score 5.5); Test of English as a Foreign (TOEFL) – Paper Based Test: 550; Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – Internet Based Test (iBT): 60-78 (min. 18 in writing); Pearson Test of English (PTE): 50 (no skill score <42); Cambridge English Requirements (B2 First = First Certificate Exam and C1 Advanced = CAE): Overall Cambridge English Scale score of 169, achievable in B2 First or C1 Advanced. No less than 162 in any paper; Occupational English Test (OET): C

Address

Torrens University Australia
88 Wakefield Street
Adelaide South Australia 5000
Australia
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