The Certificate program in the Interior Design department is designed as a foundation year for all of the Interior Design programs. The Certificate focuses on the basics of residential design encompassing design theory, concept development, space planning, lighting, colour, history, materials & fabrics, millwork detailing, sustainability, written communication skills, and visual communication through both freehand and computer generated drawings.
Upon completion of the Certificate in Interior Design, students wishing to proceed to the Diploma in Interior Design and Bachelor of Interior Design must complete 6.0 credits of General Education electives prior to admission into the Diploma program. Students wishing to proceed to the Associate Certificate in Kitchen and Bath Design and the Diploma in Residential Interiors can do so directly after completion of the certificate.
Please attend an info session for more information. If you need further assistance please contact our part-time studies program assistant at BCIT_interior_design@bcit.ca.
The Interior Design department offers a non-credit course, Introduction to Interior Design Workshop. This weekend workshop is the perfect place to explore your creativity and see the world from a designer’s perspective.
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Do you have credits from another BC/Yukon post-secondary school? Do you want to know if they transfer to courses here at BCIT? Check out BCIT's Transfer Equivalency Database to find out.
For those individuals seeking employment after completion of the Certificate program, employment may be found in the field of Interior Design as manufacturer’s representatives in wholesale resource firms and as consultants in retail design showrooms.
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