The Benefits of Online Learning

  • Study independently anywhere at anytime
  • Work through the courseware at your own pace
  • Short courses focus on building specific hot skills and look great on your CV
  • Enroll for courses which you enjoy whilst building your professional portfolio
  • Online courses are created by experts using the latest audio-visual technology to aid in your learning journey
  • Your family and life commitments can continue as before and your studying can be made to fit in around your priorities
  • Enjoy as much or as little contact time as you like, your course can begin right away, no need to wait for group start dates

How Online Learning Works

  • Once you enroll for a course you can begin right away, there is a predefined amount of time which you have to complete the course
  • Once you have uploaded your assignment and it is assessed you will be able to download and print your own certificate
  • You will be assigned a tutor to answer any questions you may have and support your learning journey
  • You will be able to chat to other students who are busy with the same course

SHORT COURSE

6-8 weeks

This course is aimed at aspirant interior decorators who are passionate about beautiful spaces. Course contents include; the decorating process, design elements, colour theory and psychology, mood and sample boards, and client and space analysis. You will ultimately have a better understanding of what and how interior decorators work. Read More

This course is aimed at practitioners in the built environment wishing to become more sustainable in their daily practices. Course contents include; ecological processes, sustainable building systems such as solar energy, passive heating and cooling, soil and settlement, and building ratings. Read More

This course is aimed at employees within the built environment who will benefit from being able to read and understand architectural drawings. Course contents include; drawing layouts, line, scale and dimension, standard drawing conventions, sections, elevations and plans. Read More

This course is aimed at practitioners within the built environment who would like to develop and hone their project management skills. Course contents include; the 5 dimensions of a project, the project lifecycle and the project plan. Read More

This course is aimed at individuals with an understanding of 3-dimensional representation within the built environment. Corse contents include; drawing 1 and 2 point perspectives, rendering principles and compiling and presentation. Read More

This course is aimed at anyone who has interest in the art of model building within the built environment. Course contents include; scale, types of architectural models, tools, equipment and materials, and building methods. Read More

This course leads on from the Groundwork module and is aimed at aspirant interior decorators who are passionate about creating beautiful spaces. Course contents include; an introduction to suppliers and manufacturers, surface treatments, lighting effects and soft furnishings. You will ultimately have a more functional understanding of what and how interior decorators work. Read More

This course leads on from the Materials and Finishes module and is aimed at aspirant interior decorators who are passionate about creating beautiful and functional spaces. Course contents include; creating a client brief, mapping the project, costing and quoting, and a brief introduction to project management. You will ultimately have a functional understanding of how to execute a small project. Read More

This course is aimed at aspirant retail merchandisers who are passionate about creating beautiful displays and understanding what interests consumers. Course contents include; window dressing, colour and retail theory, and the principles of visual merchandising and furniture display. You will ultimately be able to not only create beautiful product displays but apply theory to increase consumer interest. Read More

This course is aimed at aspirant 3-dimensional designers or second and tertiary educators wishing to enrich their existing knowledge of design. We offer an intensive, highly focused short study, guaranteed to excite and enthrall students from various walks of life. Course contents include; 3-dimensional design conceptualisation, design by drawing and sketching, human-centred design research, sketch modelling, and design iteration. This course will equip you to develop a design portfolio based on a better understanding of simple product design in relation to your current position/profession. Read More

This course is aimed at aspirant event managers and thematic stylists, people who are passionate about creating experiences and celebrations worth remembering. Course contents include; event analysis and planning, mood boards and colour schemes, floor planning and stage setup, lighting, table settings, exhibitions, invitations and ticket sales, and health and safety concerns.Read More

This course is aimed at designers who are tired of the everyday grid and in need of something fresh to reboot your creative energy levels. This course focuses on challenging and equipping you to become creative in new and unusual ways, and requires that you experiment, build and break prototypes and models in the process. Read More

This course is aimed at anyone who wishes to compile their own design based portfolio of work. Course contents include; curating your work, creating a look and feel, creating physical and digital portfolios, building a website to showcase your work. Read More

This course is aimed at mature designers who are interested in all things design and wishing to learn new methods and theoretical approaches. Course content includes; human-centred design and user-centred design approaches and aims to signpost some of the new and emerging trends to look out for, for example disciplines such as design for the aged. Read More

This course is aimed at practicing designers in a variety of fields who wish to deepen and enrich their understanding of 3-dimensional design. Course contests include; essential modes of thinking and knowledge required to execute product designs for batch production, limited editions, for example someone interested in designing their own range of furnishings or accessories. Read More

This course is aimed at aspirant 3-dimensional designers or second and tertiary educators wishing to enrich their existing knowledge of design. We offer an intensive, highly focused short study, guaranteed to excite and enthrall students from various walks of life. Course participants will be required to practice deeper design conseptualisation, using drawing and sketching skills, some limited human-centred design research which makes use of sketch modeling and design iteration. This course will equip you to develop a design portfolio based on a better understanding of simple product design in relation to your current position/profession. This portfolio can be used to better showcase your 3-dimensional design skills should you wish to further your studies formally. Read More

This course leads off the beginner, intermediate and advanced 3-dimensional design modules and is aimed at professional designers and non-designers alike, interested in upgrading their interest in and knowledge of design. The course focuses specifically at how designers aim to understand and be respectful of their end users’ needs and aspirations. Read More

This course is aimed at aspirant fashion designers and clothing creators passionate about digitizing their work. Course content includes; understanding and using the software (open source), technical drawings for a skirt, a collared shirt, a tailored jacket, and trousers. Read More

This course is aimed at responsible practitioners within the built environment who would like to enrich their knowledge of green building technology and permaculture. Course contents include; sustainable building systems, permaculture and food potential, alternative construction and finishing systems. Read More

SHORT COURSES

6-12 months

This course will prepare you to advise clients on style, colour schemes, fabric and furniture. An Interior Decorator is able to pull a room together with a magic touch. Read More

This course will prepare you to read, understand and draught basic technical drawings for the built environment. An Architectural Draughtsman can translate dreams into technical drawings. Read More

This course will prepare you to draught basic patterns from scratch and sew your creations. Someone with these skills can make clothes from pictures and alter existing patterns to better fit a specific person. Read More

ACCREDITED PROGRAMS

1 year full time / 2 years part-time

This qualification prepares you to advise clients with regard to the organisation of interior spaces, the wall finishing and coverings, the colour scheme and accessories for commercial and domestic interior decorating projects. Read More

This qualification provides an introduction to the architectural profession and its role within the broader context of the Built Environment. The qualification will enable students to further their studies in the architectural profession. Read More

This qualification introduces you to the fashion world through a broad spectrum of educational experiences associated with apparel design, visual merchandising, and garment construction, in an environment that is both creatively and intellectually stimulating. Read More

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