Residential Design 2

intermediate level residential design


Continue your interior design development with the intermediate-level Residential Design 2 course. Students will build upon the skills they learned in Residential Design 1 and be introduced to a large villa plan, working on two rooms of their choice. The key learning will focus on technical drawing, such as elevations, reflected ceiling plans, and floor finishes plans. Students must complete Residential Design 1 before continuing on to this course.

  • What does the course cover?

    Topic 1

    • Elevation Drawing
    • Activity: Furniture Elevation
    • Window Treatments
    • Art and Accessories
    • Case Study: Kelly Hoppen and Kelly Wearsler
    • Elevation Tags
    • Elevation Drawing Techniques

    Topic 2

    • Landing and Staircase Design
    • Staircase specifications
    • Staircase construction
    • Interior design throughout history
    • Activity: Draw furniture plan at 1:50 and mood board

    Topic 3

    • Material for furniture
    • Activity: Custom Furniture construction drawings
    • Fabric Weaves
    • Floor finishes plan
    • Reflected ceiling design

    Topic 4

    • Lighting review and comparisons
    • Types of light fixtures
    • Ambient, focal and accent lighting
    • Reflected ceiling plans lighting only
    • Electrical symbol legend
    • Electrical looping

    Topic 5

    • Test & Feedback
    • Project Presentations
    • Budget Guidelines & Activity 1

  • Dates

    •March 4th  to  April 15th(EXC March 25th,27 April 1st, 3rd, 8th ,10th) Monday & Wednesday – In Studio 7:00PM to 9:00PM

    •March 5th  to  April 16th(EXC March 26th, April 2nd & April 9th ) Tuesday – In Studio 9:00AM to 1:00PM

    •March 10th  to  April 21st(EXC March 31st, April 7th & April 14th ) Sunday – In Studio 9:00AM to 1:00PM

  • Cost

    In Studio- 2600 AED
    Pre-recorded- 1850AED

    *Discount available until August 31, 2022

  • Available for online training?


  • Requirements

    Residential 1 from The Designers’ Studio or equivalent (contact us to check).

  • 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.