AutoCAD– Level 1
You will be provided with a comprehensive introduction to creating 2D drawings using AutoCAD software. The course focuses on basic drafting techniques so will suit users across a broad range of industries. You will gain hands-on experience using AutoCAD through a series of practical exercises.
Revit Architecture– Level 1
You will be introduced to Revit Architecture, a powerful building modeller for architectural design and documentation in 2D and 3D. It is delivered through theory, demonstrations and practical work. You will gain hands-on experience using Revit & rsquo's modelling and documentation commands.
Design Fundamentals for Interiors
If you want to learn the underpinning principles for interior decoration and design, this is an excellent course to begin with. You will practise resolving visual and spatial problems by applying design principles and elements in interior settings.
Interiors– Design and Decoration for Living
You will learn about major aspects of redecorating a home, such as decoration, colour and space planning, elements and principles of interior decoration, lighting, soft furnishing, furniture styles, renovation techniques, application of decorative materials, and surface coatings selection.
Styling for Food Photography– Level 1
You will learn the basics of food styling and tips and tricks for preparing food for the ideal shot. A range of food themes will be investigated with styling and props to suit various themes.
Visual Merchandising-Styling for Retail and Display
You will learn the fundamentals of styling visual presentations for a range of product categories. You will be introduced to a variety of hands-on techniques to merchandise products, produce your own displays and props, and be exposed to a range of merchandise for display.
Ikebana: Traditional and Contemporary Japanese Aesthetic Practices
You will explore the world of Japanese aesthetics through theory and practical exercises. The first lessons focus on Ikebana, the art of Japanese flower arranging. Later lessons involve group work, analysing a variety of Japanese aesthetic expressions - food, gardens, architecture and kimono.
You will be introduced to the foundation of colour and the basic concepts of colour, through mixing and adjusting colours and applying the principles to an interior design scheme. You will complete a range of painting exercises and projects investigating colour and how it can be used.
Portfolio Preparation in Visual Branding
You will gain skills in sketching techniques, studio workshop process and arranging merchandise. You will be involved in store display and design, exhibition design, photographic styling and theming. In this course you will work through your own practical visual merchandising project.
Visual Merchandising– Introduction
You will gain an understanding of the power and scope of visual merchandising in today's world of retailing. You will be provided with an overview of the many aspects of visual merchandising affecting traders and retailers.
Commercial Visual Merchandising as a Retail Driver
Increased competition and offer, coupled with innovative touchpoints and retail fit-outs places pressure on business owners and managers to ensure they are maximising their opportunity through the application of visual merchandising and product placement.
Creative Lighting Design
Be introduced to the impact of light and architecture. Focus is on the art of lighting to create exciting, vibrant and functional environments. Explore lighting terminology, techniques and demands for interiors, commercial, urban, retail and domestic projects.
Portfolio Preparation in Interior Decoration
You will get an insight into the specific standards and requirements of the study area. The course will assist you to refine your design approach and gain experience in presentation techniques. You will be provided with a broad overview of some of the key areas relevant to interior decoration.