Unleash your creative streak and pursue your passion for great spaces that are stylish and sensible with Humber’s Interior Decorating diploma program.
Interior decorators work with clients and consult on programming through to installation phases. Components selection encompasses style, colour schemes, space plan layouts, elevations perspective sketches, lighting, furniture, floor finishes, wall finishes, kitchen and bathroom design, accessories and many more details.
Interior decorators can provide conceptual sketches, computer-aided design and drafting (CADD), generated working drawings and other design-related essentials to their clients including product specification, as well as cost estimates for client approval. Decorators can also choose from other career avenues including window display, event planning, décor magazines, television work, home staging and much more.
Graduates work with:
– developers, new model home décor centres and showrooms
– window display firms
– event planning firms
– retail and wholesale showrooms and sales environments
– kitchen and bath design centres
– residential staging firms
– media including television/set design
– media including magazines, blogs, tweets and other social media
– interior decorating firms.
Our Interior Decorating program features an optional decorating field experience of a minimum of 240 hours, following semester two. Students who enrol in January can complete some of the field experience during the summer break and have the option of completing the 240 hours in tandem with classes. Regardless of when students choose to opt into their field experience, they must complete a career management workshop. Humber assists students as they arrange their field experience, including working with business, industry and government to identify work placement opportunities.
Alternative Course of Study
Humber also offers the Bachelor of Interior Design degree program 22051.
Your Future Study Options
Graduates with an overall grade point average (GPA) of 75 per cent or more may be considered for admission to Humber’s Bachelor of Interior Design degree program. Graduates may then complete the degree program with the equivalent of six semesters of full-time study plus a paid work term.
Graduates must also possess ENG4U or Humber’s COMM 200/WRIT 100 or COMM 300/ WRIT 200 with a grade of 65 per cent or more, plus any Grade 12 U-level Mathematics or Humber’s TMATH 111 or DMAT 100 with a grade of 60 per cent or more. To apply, please complete and submit the online application form. Visit humber.ca/transferoptions for detailed information.