• Apply now for the Bachelor of Design

    Apply now for the Bachelor of Design

    Whitehouse encourages its students to be inquisitive and critical in their approach to design.The unique curriculum is government accredited and internationally recognised.

  • Apply now for the Master of Design

    Apply now for the Master of Design

    The Whitehouse Institute of Design Australia Master of Design balances design research with interdisciplinary studio practice enabling socially responsible and sustainable, professional and innovative outcomes.

  • VET for Senior School Students

    VET for Senior School Students

    The Whitehouse VET for Senior School Students course has been designed to complement existing HSC and VCE subjects in creative disciplines, avoiding overlap to allow enthusiastic students to further the practical skills and insight into the Fashion, Interior Decoration and Creative Direction industries.

  • Design Short Courses, Register Today

    Design Short Courses, Register Today

    Studio Workshops in StyleCAD and Gerber AccuMark computerised pattern digitising, pattern designing, pattern grading and lay planning. Two-day to two-week workshops in illustration, styling, portfolio development and sewing. Workshops for High Schools.

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Creative Direction & Styling

Creative Direction & Styling examines the creation of visual identities through image, installation, events and media using an interdisciplinary approach. Students work with challenging projects across a variety of commercial design fields. Students learn how to design and convey messages which reflect contemporary ideals to target audiences and meet clients’ needs. Further, they develop skills to explore and create projects in areas such as digital imaging, interior design, publication design, visual merchandising, food and lifestyle, fashion and beauty, campaign creation and events management.

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Fashion Design

Fashion Design examines the relationship between clothing and the body in a range of contexts, and challenges students to create original and innovative garments and accessories. Fashion courses promote the use of diverse and socially viable materials, and develop communication skills and illustration styles to support students’ understanding of the commercial realities of the fashion industry and its networks. Whitehouse fashion students enact research methodologies for design and business decision making processes which resonate with contemporary ideals and issues, set in an interdisciplinary learning environment. 

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Interior Design

Interior Design examines spatial interaction in commercial, residential and corporate environments. Students engage with the research and creative decision making, knowledge of materials, products and processes essential to meaning making through spatial design. Developing skills in socially responsible design and experimentation, students create dynamic living, working and commercial spaces as sensate environments for a range of specialist audiences and target markets. Interior students undertake furniture and object design, colour and lighting schemes, and communication and business strategies whilst working with appropriate standards and regulation.  

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