Course Description

BA (Hons) in Interior Architecture



This degree programme has been designed in response to an increased demand for employees with specific skills relating to Interior Architecture including spatial planning, design detailing, technologies, problem-solving and visualisation techniques and presentation skills. The course takes students through the fundamentals of visual culture, building science and design principles and equips them with practical studio skills.

Students are required to take part in in-depth research, apply knowledge of building technology and regulations, organise and manage project solutions, and communicate their designs using digital design programmes. Graduates of this programme leave with extensive experience in creating, analysing and interpreting project briefs. They will be able to problem-solve complex design issues and work independently and in groups to find solutions.

  • A rigorous, in-depth course programme will teach you to create, design, problem-solve and act professionally in all related working environments.
  • Gain extensive experience in creating, analysing and interpreting project briefs, skills which will enable graduates to problem-solve complex design issues and work independently and in groups to find solutions.
  • The practical nature of this Interior Architecture course will make you industry ready, creatively and technically equipped to propose innovative solutions and problem-solving expertise within the built environment.
  • Use dynamic architectural modelling software like Revit, AutoCad 3-D, AutoCAD, as well as traditional communication tools such as model making and free-hand drawing.
  • Develop advanced skills in space planning; design detailing, materials selection and specification
  • This programme is validated by the European Council of Interior Architects (ECIA) and the Institute of Designers in Ireland (IDI).
  • 100% continuous assessment means learners do not need to sit written exams.
  • The calibre of work produced by the Design Faculty has been recognised numerous times through industry awards and exhibitions.
  • Our Design Faculty graduates work showcases during our annual Creative Week 
CollegeGriffith College Dublin (GCD)
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeDublin 8
Course CategoryGardening, Agriculture
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationHonours Bachelor Degree
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsHonours Bachelor Degree
Course Duration3 Years
Course TimeFull time
Course FeeFull-Time: EUR 6,250
Entry RequirementsAll applicants for this course must submit a general art and design portfolio via our online platform: https://griffithportfolio.awardsplatform.com/ after applying to the course CAO Applicants / Applicants under 23 years of age: Applicants under 23 years old on the 1st January the year the course begins must submit a copy of their Leaving Cert results. Candidates will need to have obtained a minimum of two subjects at grade H5 and four subjects at grade O6/H7. These results must include a language (English or Irish) and either Maths or Art. Candidates with equivalent grades from FETAC colleges and those holding awards including BTEC qualifications will also be considered. Applicants over 23 years: Applicants who are 23 years of age on or before the 1st January the year the course begins are considered mature learners and will be asked to submit a copy of their ID (passport or driving license) only.
Carear PathGraduates of this course will be able to work as an interior architect in architectural and design practices. On entering the workplace they will be equipped to undertake interior architectural projects and independently carry them through to completion. Typically graduates work on projects in commercial design (galleries, leisure complexes, retail units, hotels) and specialist conversion projects, some involving building conservation. Due to the extensive training in new methods of computer-visualisation, including 3-D modelling, rendering and simulations, there are also significant opportunities as CAD specialists.
Phone01 4150400
Course CodeGC489
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