University of Alberta's Faculty of Extension
Company Description:The University of Alberta's Faculty of Extension offers a wide selection of courses and certificate programs in residential interiors and home decorating. Take a course for personal interest, or explore a new career. Courses are open to everyone, and you can register easily online.
If you have a flair for making a house a home and like living environments that reflect a homeowner’s story and style, you may want to consider pursuing studies in residential interiors. Our student body is diverse, from recent high-school graduates to individuals seeking a career change. Some characteristics common to our students are a keen interest in fashion and home décor, good spatial perception, and the ability to work well with all types of people.
This unique program, the first in Western Canada, offers you a university-level certificate in the art of interior decorating. Recognized as an excellent career-entry program by the Decorators & Designers Association of Canada (DDA) and industry professionals, the Residential Interiors Certificate program is a comprehensive study of residential interior fundamentals and applications.
Using principles of the related fields of visual arts, architecture, and business, our instructors effectively combine design theory and practice to ensure that students gain the experience and skills needed in the ever-changing field of residential decorating.
Brand new ONLINE courses in Residential Interiors being offered now. Register for a single course, or take an entire program.