Interior Design & Decoration

Designed for the future, the Interior Design course is co-created with industry leaders changing the face of interior design.

Designed for the future, the Interior Design course is co-created with industry leaders changing the face of interior design.

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Interior Design & Decoration
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Self-paced Course

Learn anytime, anywhere. Build your skills with an idustry led course offering job ready skills. Access for up to 12 months

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What will you learn?

Design Fundamentals: Where It All Begins

In this lesson you will learn design basics with a strong focus on Environmentally Sustainable Design. You’ll learn about the elements and principles of design and experiment with the creative process. You’ll also be able to use knowledge about design history and design principles to form ideas.

Spatial Planning: Embrace Your Surroundings

Develop a technical understanding of how to use space to your advantage. You’ll design solutions for a range of spaces and use drawing techniques to start designing your dream room.

Lighting: The Life Source of Space

In this lesson, you will learn about the science of lighting and how lighting design can make a massive difference to your space. You’ll study ambient, accented, and natural light and begin specifying lights for your dream room!

Colour: How To Create a Mood

Explore how colour can influence mood and behaviour. You will discover an array of colour schemes, combinations and designs, and learn how to use a colour wheel to choose colour schemes.

Materiality: It’s All in the Detail!

Explore furnishing solutions, art and accessories for both interior and exterior spaces. You’ll be given the tools to make the best decisions for your space, guided by key style and functionality insights. Learn how adding design elements to a space can bring a room to life.

Furniture & Styling: Bring Your Space to Life

In this lesson, you’ll evaluate and analyse the best use of textiles, fabrics and finishes. You will explore various types of materials, with a strong focus on sustainable solutions.

Design for the Future: Sustainability Leadership for Interior Designers

The world is changing. So, how do we incorporate a sustainable lens into the design process? In this lesson, you’ll learn about Environmentally Sustainable Design (ESD), selecting sustainable materials/supply chain practices, and how to design with durability, low-waste, and health and wellbeing in mind.

Making Your Mark: Business Fundamentals for Interior Designers

Looking to make a career change? This lesson will give you exactly what you need to launch into your new career in interiors. You will work towards defining your own interior design business goals, learn about various career opportunities within the interior design industry and start formulating your next steps.

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Partners & Collaborators

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Pia Watson
Associate at Tom Mark Henry
 Course Mentor

As an Associate at Tom Mark Henry, Pia works all aspects of design from commercial, retail and residential.

Interior Design Association
Paul Coulson
President of the Interior Design Association

For nearly two decades, Paul has worked in the building and renovation industry across a broad spectrum of unique and challenging projects in the field of building and interior design.

Robyn Levin
Creative Coordinator at Jardan

Robyn is an experienced interior designer, responsible for creating considered and on-brand interior, merchandising, styling and event solutions across Jardan’s four showrooms.

Nick Garnham
Director at Jardan

Nick is at the helm of design at Jardan, continuing the family business in creating environmentally conscious furniture production and renowned for quality and style.

Cushla McFadden
Director at Tom Mark Henry

As a director at Tom Mark Henry, Cushla brings not just her adept creativity but also a systematic delivery approach that ensures smooth organisation and clear communication at one of Australia’s most award-winning design firms.

Jade Nottage
Director at Tom Mark Henry

Jade brings detailed and innovative design solutions in interior architecture, interior design and concept delivery in her role as Director at Tom Mark Henry.

Designing Interiors
Dawn Powell
Design Director at Designing Interiors

Dawn’s role as Design Director involves designing spaces for clients with a creative and professional approach right through from the initial consultation to hand over.

Raychel Pierson
State Sales Manager at Resene

As the Victorian State Manager at Resene Paints, Raychel is responsible for providing product and specification advice to local designers and specifiers.

Atelier Ten
David Ritter
Director at Atelier Ten

David is a green building design consultant with over 20 years experience in design solutions that are both green and beautifully executed.

Design & Co
Grainne Devlin
Creative Director and Interior Designer at Design & Co

Grainee is an experienced Interior Designer with a demonstrated history of working in the design industry across Architectural selections, spatial Planning and design.

Anissa Pianezzola
Vic State Manager at Jardan

Anissa is a passionate state manager, who leads teams and supports interior designers with specifying products for their projects.

The Style Game
Nicole Clark
Principal at The Style Game

As Principal at The Style Game, Nicole thrives on making every home unique and individual, whether showcasing a property for sale, or striving to make a house a welcoming home.

Abbie Freestone
Sustainability Consultant and Founder at Rewild Agency

Abbie is a passionate advocate on sustainability and its role in design and creating sustainable development.

Francis Atkins
Founder at Givvable

As a co-founder at Givvable, Frances advocates on sustainability. Her passion for social change and innovative technologies in the industry helps buyers and suppliers find the best solutions for a better world.

Belinda Price
Sales, Marketing & Product Director at Materialised

Belinda strives to bring innovative, high performance decorative fabrics, wall covering and acoustics to enhance the experience, comfort and safety to the Interior Design industry.

Atelier Ten Curated and Made Design & Co Designing Interiors Givvable Infokus Marketing Interior Design Association Jardan Luna Materialised Resene Rewild SketchUp The Style Game TMH

Collaborate With A Community

Engage with Industry Mentors

Participate in discussions, ask questions and share creative ideas with course mentors. Build impressive personal projects for your portfolio with feedback directly from industry-leading professionals

Grow your network

Make life-long connections, build ideas and collaborate on projects with like-minded people who share your passion for interior design.

Regular Industry Events

Discuss all things interior design and get a behind-the-scenes look at the industry in action at regular events and live study sessions where you will have the opportunity to interact with course mentors, industry experts and other exciting guest speakers.

Dedicated Community Manager

Ask questions, share ideas and feel empowered through your learning journey with personalised support tailored to suit your study style from our dedicated Community Manager.

What people are saying

I am proud to be a course mentor for the Ulleo Interior Design and Decoration course. I love inspiring the next generation of designers by educating them in the roles and responsibilities of a designer, and the realities of the industry as a whole. The Ulleo course has impactful course content that was co-created by some of the industry’s top professionals. I love how the course has a strong focus on sustainable design. It is imperative that through education we equip designers with not only the skills that they need to be successful in interior design, but also how they can be part of solving a larger global issue.

Pia Watson Tom Mark Henry

When considering a future career path in the world of Interior Design and Decoration, it is essential to have the knowledge framework (and a whole lot of guts and instinct) to get started. The Ulleo online Interior Design & Decoration course has been developed by a host of industry professionals, which has resulted an invaluable and current resource through the study modules. The IDA are proud to be a part of this outstanding learning platform, and we look forward to welcoming graduating students into the membership

Paul Coulson IDA President

Frequently Asked Questions

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Is this course Accredited?

This Interior Design and Decoration Essential and Professional courses are both endorsed by the Interior Design Association and industry recognised.

When can I get started?

You will receive immediate access to the course upon payment and enrolment.

What is Ulleo?

Ulleo is an online learning provider that specialises in self-paced, high-quality online learning experiences.

How long do I have to complete the course?

Once you are enrolled, you will have up to 12 months to complete the course

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Your Course Options

We offer 2 tailored courses for all learning styles

6 Lessons

Interior Design & Decoration Essentials

If you want to renovate your space with expertise and learn to execute your creative ideas

  • Badge upon course completion
  • Shareable Certificate of Completion
8 Lessons

Interior Design & Decoration 

If you’re a budding interior designers who want to start your career and take the first step towards starting your own business in interior design

  • Access to ‘Making your Mark: Business Fundamentals for Interior Designers’
  • Access to ‘Design for the Future: Sustainability Leadership for Interior Designers’
  • Shareable Certificate of Completion
  • Three badges upon course completion

Our Pricing

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Pay Upfront

Total Cost $1,500
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Buy now, pay later

Fortnightly cost $375 / Fortnightly
Total Cost $1,500 Go to checkout

Payment Plan

Week $50 / Week
Total Cost $1,750 Go to checkout
Most Popular

Pay Upfront

Total Cost $1,750
Total Cost $1,750 Go to checkout

Buy now, pay later

Fortnightly cost $438 / Fortnightly
Total Cost $1,750 Go to checkout

Payment Plan

Week $50 / Week
Total Cost $2,000 Go to checkout

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