Course Title: Research and recommend furniture and accessories

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5333 Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration

Course Title: Research and recommend furniture and accessories

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 36

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 Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term2 2015,
Term2 2016,
Term1 2017,
Term2 2017,
Term2 2018,
Term2 2019

Course Contact: Jennifer Crowley

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4819

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit specifies the outcomes required to research and recommend furniture and accessories for various decoration and design solutions to meet client and project brief requirements.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSFID4004 Research and recommend furniture and accessories


Interpret decoration requirements from project brief

Make recommendations to client

Research accessories

Research furniture

Learning Outcomes

This unit supports the attainment of skills and knowledge required for competent research and recommendation of furniture and accessories and applies to a design and decoration, retail, consulting or studio environment.                                                                                           These skills and knowledge are to be used within the scope of the person’s job and authority.

Refer to the elements.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is project based.