You will no doubt have been reading the magazine for some time hopefully gaining inspirational ideas for your own home.
KLC / Homes & Gardens Certificate in Interior Decoration
Exercises, interactive assignments, plus two sets of project work for submission (one mid-way through the course and the other at the end)
Average time take to complete the course is 12 months, allowing 8-10 hours a week. There is an 18 month deadline to hand in the first set of work
I often hear from our readers that realizing these wonderful ideas can be more difficult than you envisaged! It is therefore with great pleasure that I welcome you to this KLC School of Design / Homes & Gardens Open Learning Course.
This “Design Your Own Home” Course will help with every stage of planning and decorating your house. It will give you all the practical information you’ll need to create a successful scheme, including how to use paints, wallpapers and furnishings to create your chosen look. The course will also help you to develop your own personal style and give you the confidence to keep refining your look whether classic or contemporary or even a mix of both.I hope that under the expert guidance of the KLC tutors, this course will help turn your house into a stylish home. Maybe your home will one day be a future feature in the magazine!
Deborah Barker, Editor, Homes & Gardens
This distance learning course takes students on a step-by-step approach to designing their own home. From planning a room layout through to the finishing touches, this course will show the student how to create a workable scheme in their own personal style.
The course work is based on the students own home so that, as students progress through their studies, they build up their own portfolio of room schemes. The course comes in a designer’s portfolio complete with a scrapbook to help collate sourced materials plus a pen.
The course material is colourful and illustrated throughout and is packed with information and inspiration to help design your own home in a professional way.
After enrolment on the course the student will receive:
No previous art or design experience is necessary, just commitment and enthusiasm. Students will need to have a reasonable command of English (written and spoken) and have access to a computer with a broadband internet connection.
The course consists of the following sections (plus the online handbook and other online support materials):
Please note that this distance learning course can be studied from anywhere in the world. However, there are additional postage costs for overseas students to cover postage and packing of the study manuals.
If you would like to make an appointment to visit the school please contact the admissions department on 020 7376 3377View location map & directions