Course Title: Research and recommend hard materials and finishes for interiors

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4402 Certificate IV in Interior Decoration

Course Title: Research and recommend hard materials and finishes for interiors

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 54

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Contact: Jenny Crowley

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4759

Course Contact Email: svdsc.design.tech@rmit.edu



Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to determine design and decoration requirements, research product options and make recommendations for hard materials and finishes.

This unit applies to individuals providing advice in a retail, consulting or design studio environment. They analyse and compare product information from a wide range of sources to develop a design solution.

No licensing or certification requirements exist at the time of publication. Relevant legislation, industry standards and codes of practice within Australia must be applied.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSFID4018 Research and recommend hard materials and finishes for interiors

Elements:

1. Determine project requirements

2. Research material and finish options

3. Refine ideas and select preferred solution

4. Make recommendations to client


Learning Outcomes

Refer to elements of this unit for learning outcomes.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment is report and project based.