Interior Design Courses

At Mercer School of Interior Design, we are dedicated to creating and shaping the next generation of leading designers through our unique study of interior design, decorating and styling courses. With an education through inspiration approach and exclusive focus on Interior Design, Decoration and Styling, Mercer’s nationally accredited and non-accredited courses are developed and taught by industry leading innovators. Mercer’s Interior Design and Interior Decoration courses provide students with all of the essential and practical skills for a successful career in the design industry.

On completion, students will have created an outstanding portfolio of work that they will have to take into the industry. As part of the course and Mercer’s global approach to the study of interior design students are provided with the opportunity to go on a
study field trip to New York and Los Angeles. Based in Collingwood, the design hub of Melbourne, learning at our studio-style interior design school campus is the perfect creative space and surround to inspire and guide students to success.

Mercer also offers an interior design and decorating online course, using a state of the art learning platform to provide students with a creatively rich and interactive online study experience.

 online Interior Design, Decoration and Styling courses deliver the same rigorous education that we offer on campus, but with greater flexibility and connection to our interstate students. Career opportunities for graduates of our courses include; working in their own business or in an established firm. There are also opportunities in established furniture, trade suppliers and showrooms as desired avenues for their careers.

Both our online and on campus classes are developed and delivered by industry leaders. Our on campus study courses will enable you to attend site visits, meet and network with industry showrooms and practice business in real life scenarios. Our bespoke approach to the industry is culminated in our global design philosophy. We are simply thrilled to be able to grant students international exposure to world-renowned interior designers, behind the scene tours of interior publications and visits to exclusive industry showrooms.

Interior Design

Bachelor of Arts (Interior Design) and Diploma of Arts (Interior Design)

The Bachelor of Arts (Interior Design) is ideal for students wanting to work in the interior design industry in spatial design, creative management, communication and business. You will be taught and mentored by industry experts from Mercer School of Interior of Design (a division of Australian College of the Arts) who are currently working within major brands, design studios and architectural firms. You will undertake fundamental units such as: the history of design, creative theory, material exploration, entrepreneurship and digital integration

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Interior Decorating

Certificate IV in Interior Decoration

National Code: MSF40113

This course equips you with the skills to become a sought after interior decorator. It focuses on interior decoration for residential spaces, introducing you to global influences and inspiring you to achieve your own sense of style.

  • This training  is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government Funding
  • Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to access training subsidised through the Skills First Program

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