Residential Design 1

residential design 1


The Residential Design 1 course focuses on the fundamentals of designing residential interiors & introduces students into the interior design field. Throughout the lessons students will develop their skills, enthusiasm and flair for interior design and produce scaled hand drawings and a presentation. This is one of many interior design courses offered by Designer’s Education Studio in Dubai.

  • What does the course cover?

    Topic 1

    • What is an interior designer
    • Introduction to Colour
    • Phases of design
    • Floor plans
    • Introduction to Scales 1:50 and 1:20
    • Introduction to Design Styles
    • Activity: Living Room Plan 1:50 and Mood Board


    Topic 2

    • Interior design consultation & project brief
    • Principles of interior design
    • Furniture layout comparisons & living room configurations
    • Ergonomics
    • Activity: Living room furniture layout plan and mood board


    Topic 3

    • Dining room ergonomics
    • Dining room standard dimensions
    • Dining room ergonomics
    • Activity 2: Dining room furniture layout plan and mood board


    Topic 4

    • Materials and finishes
    • Types of Fabrics
    • Types of Wall Coverings
    • Types of Flooring
    • Floor patterns


    Topic 5

    • Bedroom standard dimensions
    • Bedroom ergonomics
    • Furniture layout comparisons
    • Activity: Bedroom furniture layout plan and mood board
    • Standard Dimensions summary
    • Sample & Presentation board


    Topic 6

    • End of Course Test – Answers
    • Student Project Presentations & Tutor Feedback


  • Dates

    • June 20th  to  July 11th Thursday – In Studio 9:00AM to 1:00PM

    • June 23rd  to  July 14th Sunday – In Studio 9:00AM to 1:00PM

    Abu Dhabi In Studio

    •June 18th  to  July 9th Tuesday – In Studio 9:00AM to 1:00PM

    EVENING COURSE– Dubai, In Studio

    •June 18th  to  July 11th Tuesday & Thursday-  In Studio 7:00PM to 9:00PM


  • Cost

    • In Studio- 2500 AED
    • Pre-recorded- 1850AED


  • Available for online training?


  • Requirements

    No prior entry requirements needed.

  • Materials

    Scale ruler, tracing paper, graph paper, double sided tape, metal ruler, Stanley knife, scissors, glue, A4 white paper, A2 foam board

  • Internship & Work

    Internships and the work placement program is only in conjunction with the Professional Practice Diploma. If you would like work placements it is recommended to take the higher Diploma.