Develop your flair in decoration in the domestic and commercial environment of interior design.

The course will equip you with the technical and practical skills to transform your creativity into a winning solution for your client’s lifestyle goals in both aesthetics and functionality. Learn to work with professionals such as interior designers, retailers, builders, real estate agents and architects.

Work on real projects where you will undertake research, plan, design and source furniture, study finishes and furnishings and lighting schemes.

Our highly qualified and experienced design teachers provide the support to develop your drawing and illustration skills, CAD drafting, technology, and presentation skills and develop industry contacts and relationships.

Work on client projects, learn from industry mentors and develop an impressive project portfolio that you can present to potential employers and your own clients.

Plus, benefit from the opportunity to work and collaborate with the other design programs to widen your knowledge in styling for photography, print, web and social media.




National Code MSF40113
Study Areas Art & Design
Study Level Certificate IV
Study Type Local
Study Mode

FT: 6 months
PT: 12 months

Course Type Victorian TAFE Course
Campuses Box Hill Campus​​

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Annual Fee
Gov. Subsidised - Standard $3,858.00
Gov. Subsidised - Concession $772.00
Full Fee $11,661.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities* $155.00
Core Skills Support** $75.00
Annual Material Fees $407.49
Retain Course Items*** No fee applies


* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments

February and July

Full time: 4 days per week (6 months)

Full time: 3 nights per week (12 months)

Flexible completion options available

Box Hill

You must have:

After successful completion you can apply for the Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration

VTAC and Direct Entry. 

Year 12 VTAC Applicants must:

Direct Entry Applicants (Non Year 12) must:

Recognition of Prior Learning is available.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 4

Roles may include:

  • interior stylist
  • colour consultant
  • interior decorator
  • business owner
  • real estate staging consultant

You will complete 19 units (including 8 core and 11 electives).

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MSMENV272 PARTICIPATE IN ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE WORK PRACTICES 30.0

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CUAACD301 PRODUCE DRAWINGS TO COMMUNICATE IDEAS 80.0

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BSBDES302 EXPLORE AND APPLY THE CREATIVE DESIGN PROCESS TO 2D FORMS 50.0

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MSFID4011 DETERMINE WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY (WHS) IMPLICATIONS OF INTERIOR EFFECTS 10.0

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MSFID4001 RESEARCH, ANALYSE AND APPLY COLOUR FOR INTERIOR SPACES 80.0

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MSFID4002 DECORATE RESIDENTIAL INTERIORS 80.0

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CUAACD303 PRODUCE TECHNICAL DRAWINGS 50.0

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MSFID4003 PREPARE A MATERIALS BOARD FOR CLIENT PRESENTATION 20.0

This unit of competency covers preparing a materials or sample board for client presentation for interior decoration and design projects. The materials board includes visual demonstration of colour, materials, samples, finishes and textiles used in the decoration and design project.

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MSFID4006 RESEARCH AND RECOMMEND HARD MATERIALS AND FINISHES FOR INTERIORS 54.0

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MSFID4008 ASSESS INTERIOR LIGHT AND RECOMMEND LIGHT FITTINGS 36.0

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MSFID4010 RESEARCH INTERIOR DECORATION AND DESIGN INFLUENCES 36.0

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MSFID4005 RESEARCH AND RECOMMEND SOFT FURNISHINGS FOR INTERIORS 50.0

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MSFID4009 RESEARCH ARCHITECTURAL STYLES AND MOVEMENTS 36.0

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MSFID4004 RESEARCH AND RECOMMEND FURNITURE AND ACCESSORIES 36.0

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CUADIG303 PRODUCE AND PREPARE PHOTO IMAGES 20.0

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BSBDES303 EXPLORE AND APPLY THE CREATIVE DESIGN PROCESS TO 3D FORMS 50.0

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BSBDES305 SOURCE AND APPLY INFORMATION ON THE HISTORY AND THEORY OF DESIGN 65.0

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BSBDES402 INTERPRET AND RESPOND TO A DESIGN BRIEF 20.0

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CUAILL401 DEVELOP AND REFINE ILLUSTRATIVE WORK 50.0

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CUAPHI401 CAPTURE IMAGES IN RESPONSE TO A BRIEF 150.0

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CUADIG304 CREATE VISUAL DESIGN COMPONENTS 30.0

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MSFID3001 SOURCE AND SPECIFY DECORATION PRODUCTS 20.0

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MSFID4011 DETERMINE WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY (WHS) IMPLICATIONS OF INTERIOR EFFECTS 10.0

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MSFID4001 RESEARCH, ANALYSE AND APPLY COLOUR FOR INTERIOR SPACES 80.0

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MSFID4002 DECORATE RESIDENTIAL INTERIORS 80.0

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CUAACD301 PRODUCE DRAWINGS TO COMMUNICATE IDEAS 80.0

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BSBDES302 EXPLORE AND APPLY THE CREATIVE DESIGN PROCESS TO 2D FORMS 50.0

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CUAACD303 PRODUCE TECHNICAL DRAWINGS 50.0

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MSMENV272 PARTICIPATE IN ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE WORK PRACTICES 30.0

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BSBDES303 EXPLORE AND APPLY THE CREATIVE DESIGN PROCESS TO 3D FORMS 50.0

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MSFID4006 RESEARCH AND RECOMMEND HARD MATERIALS AND FINISHES FOR INTERIORS 54.0

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MSFID4008 ASSESS INTERIOR LIGHT AND RECOMMEND LIGHT FITTINGS 36.0

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MSFID4010 RESEARCH INTERIOR DECORATION AND DESIGN INFLUENCES 36.0

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MSFID4005 RESEARCH AND RECOMMEND SOFT FURNISHINGS FOR INTERIORS 50.0

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MSFID4009 RESEARCH ARCHITECTURAL STYLES AND MOVEMENTS 36.0

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MSFID4004 RESEARCH AND RECOMMEND FURNITURE AND ACCESSORIES 36.0

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MSFID4007 IDENTIFY MATERIALS, CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUES AND METHODS USED IN BUILDING INTERIORS 54.0

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CUADIG303 PRODUCE AND PREPARE PHOTO IMAGES 20.0

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BSBDES305 SOURCE AND APPLY INFORMATION ON THE HISTORY AND THEORY OF DESIGN 65.0

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CUAILL401 DEVELOP AND REFINE ILLUSTRATIVE WORK 50.0

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CUADIG304 CREATE VISUAL DESIGN COMPONENTS 30.0

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MSFID3001 SOURCE AND SPECIFY DECORATION PRODUCTS 20.0

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CUAACD302 PRODUCE COMPUTER-AIDED DRAWINGS 50.0

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BSBDES402 INTERPRET AND RESPOND TO A DESIGN BRIEF 20.0

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CUAPHI401 CAPTURE IMAGES IN RESPONSE TO A BRIEF 150.0

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MSFID5010 PROVIDE INTERIOR STYLING SERVICE 36.0

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