Fanshawe College

Interior Decorating

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Program Information

School:Fanshawe College
Faculty:School of Design
Degree:Diploma; Co-op
Field of Study:Interior Design
Description:The places we live and work affect us deeply. They can influence our moods and create harmony. These days, the designs of the spaces we inhabit are reflections of ourselves. If you're interested in leaving your personal and creative mark on the physical spaces of the world, the Interior Decorating program will help you design a career that matches your passions.
You'll study space planning, colour theory, material selection, design fundamentals, presentation techniques and illustration and visual merchandising, as well as critical business skills like professional communication, personal marketing and sales. And with two paid co-op work terms, you'll gain the hands-on industry experience employers want to see. Your courses will be delivered in lecture, studio and lab formats, and in the hands-on studio environment where you'll work on 2- and 3-dimensional projects in close contact with your professor - professors who are industry professionals.
URL:Interior Decorating at Fanshawe College
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,735
Careers:Interior DesignersPainters and Decorators

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •   Mathematics 

OSSD with courses from the College (C), University (U), University/College (M), or Open (O) stream WITH: - Mathematics ONE OF: - Any Grade 11 Mathematics (C) or (U), or (M) - Any Grade 12 Mathematics (C) or (U) OR Academic and Career Entrance Certificate (ACE) OR Ontario High School Equivalency Certificate (GED) AND: - Mathematics ONE OF: - Any Grade 11 Mathematics (C) or (U), or (M) - Any Grade 12 Mathematics (C) or (U) OR Mature Applicant with appropriate preparation

Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 5.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Pearson Test of English (Academic) or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 79]
Additional Admission Requirements:
    Recommended Academic Preparation •Grade 11 Visual Arts (M) or (O) OR Grade 12 Visual Arts (M) •Grade 12 Business and Technological Communication (O) •Grade 11 Housing and Home Design (O) •Grade 11 Entrepreneurship: The Enterprising Person (O) •Grade 11 Marketing: Goods, Services, Events (C)

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 15, 2021