Interior Design One-Year CourseAccademia Riaci (Florence, Italy)
- Florence (Italy)
Frequent Asked Questions
1. High School Diploma or its equivalent / College Degree or its equivalent 2. Sufficient language proficiency in either Italian, English, or Japanese 3. If available, a portfolio on CD-ROM of 12 artworks that best represent the student's work style.
Taught in Italian or English
The Interior Design, Furniture Design and Interior Coordinator in One-Year program concerns itself with the interior spaces of buildings, emphasizing the physical, psychological, and social needs of people at work and leisure. Interior or Furniture designers or Interior Coordinator must understand a client’s interactions within society and be capable of translating this understanding into appropriate and inspiring designs for interior environments. In practice interior or Furniture designers, or Interior Coordinator execute projects for the whole spectrum of human activities such as offices, shops, hotels, restraints, resorts, hospitals, schools, and residential interiors. In preparation for this wide range of design opportunities, the interior designer needs academic grounding in basic problem-solving, formal design skills, and pertinent historical and technical knowledge. Each level of the student’s education engages knowledge and skills in problem discovery and resolution, critical and imaginative thinking, communication, and technology. As an interior or furniture Design, or Interior Coordinate student, you’ll develop an understanding of how human beings inhabit and experience spaces. You will become fluent in the expression of the elements and principles of interior design: point line, shape, form, color, and light, texture, time, rhythm, balance, scale, proportion, harmony, unity. Interior design is a competitive field, and your portfolio is crucial. Students are encouraged to graduate with both a traditional portfolio and a CD-ROM, video or web page version.