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O que eu aprenderei?

The places we live and work affect us deeply. They can influence our moods and create harmony. These days, the designs of the spaces we inhabit are reflections of ourselves. If you're interested in leaving your personal and creative mark on the physical spaces of the world, the Interior Decorating program will help you design a career that matches your passions.

You'll study space planning, colour theory, material selection, design fundamentals, presentation techniques and illustration and visual merchandising, as well as critical business skills like professional communication, personal marketing and sales. And with two paid co-op work terms, you'll gain the hands-on industry experience employers want to see. Your courses will be delivered in lecture, studio and lab formats, and in the hands-on studio environment where you'll work on 2- and 3-dimensional projects in close contact with your professor - professors who are industry professionals.

When you graduate your creative flair and knowledge of decorating techniques and products will be valued by employers in many segments of the home decor industry. Start your career in retail design, in consulting, in sales of decorating products such as furniture, flooring, lighting, paint and wallpaper, or with an interior decorating firm or residential builder. Start designing your future today, and prepare to leave your mark on the world.

Career Opportunities

Graduates may find employment in retail sales of furniture, drapery, lighting, paint and wallpaper, flooring and other related products or as a decor consultant in a retail or showroom setting. Other opportunities include kitchen and bath design and sales, home staging, visual merchandising, product representation and decorating specification for new home construction. Many graduates have future plans for self-employment in their own retail or consulting business.

Program Description

Interior Decorating is a two-year Ontario College Diploma program designed to develop the skills and knowledge necessary for a career in one of the many segments of the residential interior decorating field. Students will study the fundamentals of interior decorating, including space planning, colour theory, material selection, kitchen and bath design and visual merchandising. Students will build interpersonal, communication, sales, business and marketing skills. Drawing, presentation and drafting techniques (both manual and computer-aided) will be developed. Courses are delivered in lecture, studio and lab formats; the hands-on studio environment allows the student to work on 2D and 3D projects in close contact with their professor. Upon successful completion of the program, the student will be equipped with the essential skills necessary to pursue employment and carry on their development as a professional in the decorating field.

De qual departamento farei parte?

School of Design

Opções de estudo

Período integral (2 anos)

Total fees due per term: Level 1, 2, 3 and 4 - CAN $8,799.15

*O preço é estimado e tem caráter informativo, por favor, verifique esta informação com a instituição.

Data de início

Esperado Setembro 2021


Fanshawe College

London campus,

1001 Fanshawe College Boulevard,


Ontario (ON),

N5Y 5R6, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes internacionais

Students must have, OSSD with courses from the College (C), University (U), University/College (M), or Open (O) stream
- Mathematics ONE OF:
- Any Grade 11 Mathematics (C) or (U), or (M)
- Any Grade 12 Mathematics (C) or (U)
Academic and Career Entrance Certificate (ACE)
Ontario High School Equivalency Certificate (GED)
- Mathematics ONE OF:
- Any Grade 11 Mathematics (C) or (U), or (M)
- Any Grade 12 Mathematics (C) or (U)
Mature Applicant with appropriate preparation

English Language Requirements:

  • TOEFL: 79 internet-based test
  • IELTS Academic: Overall score of 6.0 with no score less than 5.5 in any of the four bands
  • PTE Academic: Minimum score of 53
  • Cambridge English Test (FCE/CAE/CPE): with an overall score on the Cambridge English Scale of 169 with no language skill less than 162

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.


Sobre Fanshawe College

90,3% dos alunos da Fanshawe estão empregados em até 6 meses após a graduação e 85,8% dos empregadores se dizem satisfeitos com seu desempenho.

  • Uma das maiores faculdades de Ontário oferecendo 200 programas
  • Campus cênico ao longo de 100 hectares na ‘Cidade da Floresta’
  • Alta satisfação estudantil pela qualidade do ensino (KPIs)
  • Fortes laços com indústrias e organizações de liderança