Course Details


Bachelor Degree

Study Load

Full Time

Study Mode

In Class

Course Location

New South Wales


Bachelor of Interior Design

Create unique and innovative spaces as an interior designer as you combine your understanding of the interaction between people and spaces with your skills in concept creation and project management. The TAFE NSW Bachelor of Interior Design equips you with creative and technical skills in future-focused digital design and the ability to realise your design projects with confidence.

This qualification is both nationally and internationally recognised. This means you’ll have the professional skills to work around the globe and begin a role as a commercial interior designer, opening up exciting opportunities.

Graduate ready to dive into a diverse range of workplaces. Whether it’s as a consultant in an interior-specific design business, an architecture firm, or an interior design department of a property development firm, there are many places to flourish in this booming industry.

Learning outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Develop ethical design approaches to improve social connection, cultural inclusion, accessibility, health and wellbeing
  • Design innovative interiors by applying a broad understanding of interior design and its importance to people and ideas
  • Work within ethical frameworks, prioritise environmental sustainability and demonstrate professionalism in your community, both locally and globally
  • Create and promote environmentally responsible design strategies and showcase your leadership through positive social and ethical design solutions
  • Work both independently and collaboratively to show your versatility. Actively engage in ongoing professional development.
  • Engage with diverse design challenges, apply creative methodologies, take creative risks and reflect critically on your work and ideas in the context of a structured design process

Course outcomes

Develop specialist skills to gain an advantage in the job market

  • Graduate with a Bachelor Degree (AQF 7)
  • A professional portfolio of work that showcases your skills and knowledge
  • 70 hours of work placement experience with an industry interior design workplace organised by TAFE NSW
  • Eligibility to be admitted to the Design Institute of Australia (DIA) at the Associate Member level
  • The ability to coordinate, design and manage interior design projects from scoping and planning in the pre-implementation stage, all the way through to completion
  • This course has been accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA)