Course Details

Award: Diploma in Interior Design (DID) (R2/214/4/0137) (11.08.2020-10.08.2025)
MQA Approval A5992
Duration 2.5 years (total up 7 semesters)
Intakes February, May, July & September
Total Course Fees RM 38,000 (To view complete fee structure, please click HERE)
Remark: This fee structure is applicable to Malaysian students only. Fee structure for international students please consult Institute of International Education (IIE), NEUC.
Medium of Instruction English
Department DEPARTMENT OF ART & DESIGN

Course Introduction

The Programme of Interior Design exposes students to both theoretical and practical components in the field of interior design, giving attention to aspects of aesthetic, function, planning and technology. The programme is set up with the objectives to provide clear, complete and accurate information to the public and foster the spirit of humanity, professionalism and critical thinking to enhance students' abilities in interior design theories as well as practical skills. The programme integrates the knowledge required for being a professional in the field and is designed to keep relevant with fast-moving design technologies such as building technology and services, computer aided design, traditional and modern materials application, and furniture design technology for both residential and commercial spaces such as offices, retail spaces and exhibition.

Programme Modules *

YEAR 1

In the first-year, students are accustomed to the fundamental aspects of basic theories, design principles and technical skills. Students are nurture in developing their talent, skills and creativity to re-solve design problems.

Design, Creative Work by Research Method
  • 2 & 3 Dimensional Studies
  • Color Studies
  • Design Studio - Residential
Knowledge of Material, Visual Research
  • Material Studies
  • Introduction to Ceramic
Technology and Building Services
  • Building Technology 1
Visual Communication
  • Drawing 1
  • Computer Graphic
  • Design Communication 1
People & Environment
  • History of Art & Design
  • History of Architecture 1
Professional Practices
  • Writing at Workplace
 


YEAR 2

In this intermediate level of Interior Design, students are exposed to integrated modules with the use of computerized technological applications.

Design, Creative Work by Research Method
  • Design Studio- Commercial
  • Design Studio- Institutional & Exhibition
  • Furniture Design 1
  • Furniture Design 2
Technology and Building Services
  • Building Technology 2
  • Building Services
Visual Communication
  • Design Communication 2
  • Introduction to Digital Photography
  • Computer Aided Design 1
  • Computer Aided Design 2
People & Environment
  • History of Architecture 2
Professional Practices
  • Internship
  • Project Research
 


YEAR 3

In the third year, students engaged in exploring and developing design solutions and innovative practices for relevant industries.

Design, Creative Work by Research Method
  • Final Design Project
Professional Practices
  • Professional Practice
  • Bill of Quantities & Specifications

* Selected programme modules

Minimum Entry Requirement

  • SPM with 3 Credits
  • UEC with 3 Credits
  • O Level / IGCSE / Other qualifications deemed equivalent by MQA

*For detailed information on entry requirements, please contact Marketing & Sales Department.

Career Prospects

There are many career paths in interior design that graduates can venture into:

  • Interior & Spatial Designer
  • Production Designer
  • Design Consultant
  • Project Designer
  • Furniture Designer
  • Exhibition Designer
  • Lighting Designer
  • Kitchen Designer
  • Model Makers
  • Set, stage & theatre Designers
  • Color Consultant
  • Material Specialist
  • 3D Visualizer
  • Interior Draughtsman
  • Merchandise Coordinator
  • Design & Sales Associate
  • Administrative & Design Assistant

FIND YOUR COURSE

address

Blok B&C, Lot 5, Seksyen 10, Jalan Bukit,
43000 Kajang, Selangor.

phone

+(60)3-87392770

email

neuc@newera.edu.my

OFFICE HOURS
Monday to Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
(Off on Saturday, Sunday and public holidays)

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