Interior Design Masters Program | Denver

The Heritage School of Interior Design Masters Program in Denver, Colorado requires completion of the following courses:

  • Fundamentals of Interior Design
  • Intro to AutoCAD & SketchUp
  • Kitchen & Bath Design
  • Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator
  • Revit
  • Commercial Design
  • Advanced AutoCAD – Coming soon!
  • Advanced SketchUp – Coming soon! 
  • Business & Entrepreneurship Fundamentals – Coming soon! 

 

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS:

FUNDAMENTALS OF INTERIOR DESIGN

The Fundamentals of Interior Design Certification program provides students with the knowledge necessary to work as an independent Interior Designer or work within the Interior Design industry. Students learn about elements and principles of design, furniture history, floor planning, elevations, design styles, sustainable design, custom furnishings, selecting fabrics and materials, color schemes, window coverings, artwork, and more! They also learn about professional practices including business formations, communication styles and how to develop a business and marketing plan that will allow them to succeed in the field of Interior Design. The course ends with a client project and final exam.

Heritage School of Interior Design is licensed and accredited through the State of Oregon Department of Education as a Private Career School. Upon completion of the Fundamentals of Interior Design Program, students receive a Certificate in Interior Custom Design.

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INTRO TO AUTOCAD & SKETCHUP

Intro to AutoCAD & SketchUp orients the student to the fundamentals and use of CAD programs in the field of Interior Design. By the completion of the course, the student should have a working knowledge of creating floorplans, elevations, and sheet layouts in AutoCAD, and a basic understanding of 3D modeling in Sketchup. This class is strongly recommended for any Interior Design career.

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KITCHEN & BATH DESIGN

Introduction to Kitchen & Bath Design gives students an overview of the elements of kitchen and bath design through a combination of lectures and hands on activities. The lessons will cover planning and layout, cabinets, fixtures, appliances, materials, lighting and more. At the completion of the course students will have the basic knowledge to guide a client through the process of remodeling a kitchen or bathroom.

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ADOBE PHOTOSHOP & ILLUSTRATOR

This course provides students with the basic Photoshop and Illustrator skills that can be used to create professional visual presentations. Students will learn how to modify and transform images by changing the color, lighting, and size of photos that can be used to build their portfolio.

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REVIT

This course will cover the fundamentals of Revit over a 5 week time span in a format that promotes information retention. Students will obtain a fundamental understanding of Revit Architecture as it relates to Interior Design and the skills and technical knowledge required to model, draft, and render small projects.

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COMMERCIAL DESIGN

This course provides students with an overall understanding of working as an interior designer on a commercial project. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to create and better understand a commercial floorplan, be knowledgable about building codes for interior designers, proper space planning and materials for commercial spaces.

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ADVANCED AUTOCAD –  Coming soon!

This course builds on the skills learned in the Intro to AutoCAD and SketchUp course. Students will draw advanced floorplans, elevations, lighting plans, electrical plans, and furniture plans. The final project is a drawing of the first floor of a home including, walls, windows, doors, trim work, kitchen, dining room, living room, powder room, and stairs. By the end of the course students should be proficient in AutoCAD.

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ADVANCED SKETCHUP –  Coming soon!

This course is for students who successfully completed the Introduction to AutoCAD & SketchUp Course and are looking to further advance their 3-D drafting skills with Sketch-Up, specifically for Kitchen & Bath Design. Over the 7 weeks of this course students will learn more advanced techniques tailored to aid in the designing and presentation of kitchens and bathrooms.

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BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP FUNDAMENTALS –  Coming soon!

In this course, students will create a strategic plan that is based on their unique capabilities and helps them to define and measure their goals culminating in the development and presentation of a business plan for their first year of business.

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2017 COURSE SCHEDULE

12 WEEK FUNDAMENTALS OF INTERIOR DESIGN

Tues, Wed and Thurs from 9:00am – 4:30pm / $6,999

Term Start Date Grad Date
Fall 2017 9/12/2017 12/7/2017
Winter 2018 1/2/2018 3/22/2018

24 WEEK FUNDAMENTALS OF INTERIOR DESIGN

Saturdays, 9:00am – 5:00pm / $6,999

Term Start Date Grad Date
Spring/Summer 2017 4/15/2017 9/23/2017
Fall/Winter 2017 10/7/2017 3/17/2018

6 WEEK INTRO TO AUTOCAD & SKETCHUP

Mondays, 9:30am – 11:30am / $495

Term Start Date Grad Date
Fall 2017 9/25/2017 10/30/2017
Winter 2018 1/15/2018 2/19/2018

6 WEEK KITCHEN & BATH DESIGN

Mondays, 9:30am – 11:30am / $495

Term Start Date Grad Date
Fall 2017 11/6/2017 12/11/2017
Winter 2018 2/26/2018 4/2/2018

6 WEEK ADOBE PHOTOSHOP & ILLUSTRATOR

Fridays, 9:00am – 11:00am / $495

Term Start Date Grad Date
Fall 2017 9/29/2017 10/20/2017
Winter 2018 1/12/2018 2/16/2018

*Spring term will be 5 weeks

5 WEEK REVIT

Thursdays, 5:00pm – 7:30pm / $425

Term Start Date Grad Date
Fall 2017 9/28/2017 10/26/2017
Winter 2018 1/18/2018 2/15/2018

10 WEEK COMMERCIAL DESIGN

Mondays, 12:30pm – 4:30pm / $1,200

Term Start Date Grad Date
Fall 2017 9/25/2017 11/27/2017
Winter 2018 1/15/2018 3/19/2018

 *No class May 29, 2017

5 WEEK ADVANCED AUTOCAD

Coming Soon!

7 WEEK ADVANCED SKETCHUP

Coming soon!

6 WEEK BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP FUNDAMENTALS

Coming soon!

 

 

 

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