Architecture and Interior Design Short Courses

Our architecture and interior design short courses are innovative, creative and practical, ranging from one session workshops to semester long courses, suitable for those who are looking to develop new skills as well as the experienced professional.

Taking a short course with RMIT gives you access to:

  • industry experts with a passion for excellence and innovation
  • cutting edge technology, equipment and facilities
  • current and relevant course content
  • convenient Melbourne locations.


We offer a range of architecture and drafting short courses for anyone wanting to learn, update or improve their skills:

Interior Decoration

Our interior design short courses range from broad foundation courses to those aimed at developing specific skills:


Explore the art of styling and get inspired:

View our range of Art, design and architectureshort courses.

Previous Students

Meet some of our previous students.

Laura Green

Laura Green started with a Design Fundamentals for Interiorsshort course and then went on to complete a Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration. She has recently won the annual Soft Furnishing Award. Her design is on display at the BQ Design showroom in Notting Hill, and is set to be featured online and in print.

“Through my time at RMIT I have become more confident and relaxed when it comes to getting up and speaking to a room full of people. I feel I have become better at making decisions and trusting my own judgment.” she said.

Expert Facilitators

Meet some of our expert facilitators.

Maria Fey

Course(s): Kitchen Design - Introduction

Maria Fey of Tuscan Design is a professional designer and decorator and a member of the Design Institute of Australia.  Along with contracting to Dulux as a colour consultant, Maria is experienced in presentation and interior styling of residential developments, houses and apartments. She also works with clients in the development and design of their kitchens and bathrooms.

Maria has won the ‘Australasian Student Award for Interior Design’ (Diploma) whilst studying at RMIT. She is passionate about sharing her knowledge with students through her teaching.

Single Courses

We also offer a range of architecture and interior design single courses, which are subjects from degree programs that are available for you to study even if you’re not enrolled as a university student. Just visit the Art, design and architecture web page and click on the single course tab.