Introduction to Interior Design

Course Content

Course Content

This course is an introduction to the principles of interior design. Where you will gain the basics to be your own interior designer! We will cover colour scheming and where to look for your initial inspiration. You will learn how to create effective moodboards and simple room layouts as you work to a design brief! You will gain the confidence to hone your sense of style whilst being creative in a fun and friendly environment.

To be eligible for funding for courses you must be over 19 years of age as at 31st August 2023 and not be an apprentice, further eligibility may be linked to where you live and we will check that at enrolment stage and may contact you for further information or refer you to alternative provision.

Bring along any magazines, old books or images you have spare and an A3 sketchbook.

You will take part in self-assessment as you complete your mood boards and room designs.
Your teacher will give verbal feedback throughout the course.

You will gain in confidence as you share ideas with other group members, meet new people and make friends, have fun, and discover how to be your own interior designer.

Introduction to interior design, creating items for your home, targeted wellbeing courses, introduction to sewing, level 1 and level 2 creative crafts, professional development courses will be available to you including a range of accredited courses such as Level 1 Employability, Level 1 Customer Service, Awareness of Safeguarding, cooking on a Budget, Level 1 Award in preparing to work in schools, Level 2 Team Leading, Level 1 & Level 2 Maths or English. Your teacher will discuss these with you.

01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Concessions may be available based on income and benefit status

Helping you financially

  • 92% of our learners receive full funding for their learning. Our mission is to support you on the right learning path (T&C apply).
  • We can offer financial support relating to childcare costs, travel costs, course fees, books etc. (T&C apply).
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If you are unsure on what price you should pay, please contact us on 01609 536066 or email adultlearningservice@northyorks.gov.uk