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Qualification Title New Zealand Certificate in Interior Décor (Level 4)
Qualification Type Certificate
Level 4
Credits 60
Subject Area
  • Architecture and Building » Architecture and Urban Environment » Interior and Environmental Design
Strategic Purpose Statement
This qualification is designed to provide the interior décor industry with qualified people who have the knowledge and skills required to arrange and style existing interior spaces from the interior décor brief.
This qualification is for people who want to enter into the interior décor industry, and to provide formal recognition for the skills of those already working within the industry.
Graduate profile
Graduates of this qualification will be able to:

- Contribute to the creation of décor for a range of interior environments.
- Apply knowledge of theory and practice to rationalise and select products and materials for use in interior décor.
- Communicate effectively to assist clients, colleagues and stakeholders with fulfilling an interior décor brief.
- Coordinate and assist clients, colleagues and stakeholders with the fulfillment of an interior décor brief.
Education pathways
This qualification can lead to further study in the field through the New Zealand Diploma in Interior Design (Residential) (Level 5) [Ref: 3665].
Employment pathways
Graduates of this qualification will be able to work in the interior décor industry in a variety of roles, including:
- Colour advisor
- Showroom assistant (interior retail)
- Home stager
- Interior stylist/décor consultant
- Visual merchandiser
- Assistant to an Interior Designer
- Interior product sales.To find out more about employment opportunities click on the CareersNZ logo, then the provider who offers this qualification.
Entry Requirements
None.
Education Organisation Southern Institute of Technology
Developed By Ara Institute of Canterbury
Quality Assured By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Number 3664
Status Current
Created May 2017
Next Review December 2022
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