Do you have questions about our online interior design courses at ISCD? Our comprehensive FAQs will help guide your future interior design career with clarity.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the difference between interior design and interior decoration?

    The fundamental difference between interior design and interior decoration is that interior design focuses on the spatial planning and structural elements of a space, e.g. walls, windows, doors etc. Interior decoration works within the built environment and beautifies a space using art, objects, soft furnishings, hard finishes like tiles and stone, and colour.

  • Should I study the Diploma of Interior Design (MSF50222) or the Certificate IV in Interior Decoration (MSF40122)?

  • Are ISCD courses accredited?

  • Is studying online self paced or do I need to complete things by a set time?

  • What design software is included?

  • What are the computer requirements?

  • Who are the teachers?

  • What is it like to study interior design online?

  • I'm nervous I'll feel lonely studying online... how often do we get interaction with other students and feedback from our educators?

  • I have previously studied some form of design. Do you recognise previous study and/or industry experience?

  • What are my interior design job prospects after graduating?

  • Is the school recognised by the industry?

  • What are the Terms and Conditions when studying at ISCD?


Take the next step towards your interior design career

We’re ready to help guide you through your exploration into interior design. We’d love to hear about your career and study goals, so why not book a call with one of our team members or download a course guide to review all the information in one place? If you need help figuring out where to begin, our free online info sessions are a great place to start. Visit our connect page and start your next chapter today.


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