|Type||Certificate Programs, full-time|
|Nominal duration||one year or semester|
|Study language||combined Italian/English|
|Tuition fee||€15,000.00 per programme|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
For Academic Year Courses (BASIC, ONE-YEAR, MASTER, and other courses that exceed 3 months) non-EU Students should make their application by 2 months prior to the course commencement date
Note: When applying to ACCADEMIA RIACI, the student commits to agree and accept the coditions stated in the GENERAL CONDITION TO THE ENROLLMENT IN THE COURSES of ACCADEMIA RIACI . Those who cannot agree will be rejected, and the amount paid will not be refundable.
– Original ACCADEMIA RIACI Application Form (PDF)
ONE-YEAR / SEMESTER COURSE
One-Year / Semester Course
This program focuses on the interior spaces of building, emphasizing the physical, psychological and social needs of people at work and leisure.
In order to create appropriate and inspiring interior environments, interior
designers must understand their clients’ interaction within society and be
capable of translating this understanding into designs. In practice, they
develop projects for the whole spectrum of human activities, designing
offices, shops, restaurants, resorts, hospitals, schools, residential interiors.
In preparation for this wide range of design opportunities, our students will
be introduced to academic grounding in problem-solving, formal design
skills, and pertinent historical and technical knowledge. Each level of the
student’s education engages knowledge and skills in problem discovery
and resolution, critical and imaginative thinking, communication, and
Students will develop a deep understanding of how human beings inhabit
and experience spaces, and become fluent in the expression of the
elements and principles of interior design: point, line, shape, form, color,
light, texture, time, rhythm, balance, scale, proportion, harmony, and unity.
Interior Design is a competitive field, and your portfolio is crucial. Students
are encouraged to present a graduation portfolio that combines different
media: a traditional portfolio and a CD-ROM, a video or web page version.
Areas of Study:
This major encompasses different disciplines from which you can select:
Accademia Riaci provides the following programs;
This course offers a comprehensive and accelerated program, giving a unique opportunity to acquire a wide range of knowledge and techniques related to your field of study.
Along with practical classes of your major subject – combined with challenging homework and assignments – our Basic Art Lessons will provide you with fundamentals of arts and design.
Furthermore, you will broaden and enrich your artistic experience – looking beyond the borders of your specialty – through our weekly guided Art Visits and monthly Art Stages.
Through this program, you will not only acquire a solid foundation in your study area, but also develop specific, advanced skills, immersed in a stimulating learning environment. Moreover, you will have the chance to learn basic business practices, to start up you career as young professional. Diplomas are issued to those who pass the final exam.
The same curriculum as One-year Course, except Basic Art Lessons.
Course ScheduleOne-Year Course Jan.11, 2016 – Jul.29, 2016/Dec.16, 2016 Sep.5, 2016 – Apr.28, 2017 Jan.16, 2017 – Jul.28, 2017/Dec.15, 2017 Sep.4, 2017 – Apr.27, 2018 Semester Course Jan.11, 2016 – Apr. 22, 2016 Sep.5, 2016 – Dec.16, 2016 Jan.16, 2017 – Apr. 28, 2017 Sep.4, 2017 – Dec.15, 2017 Jan.15, 2018 – Apr. 27, 2018 Sep.3, 2018 – Dec.14, 2018
Italian (with interpreter in English or Spanish)
*Please inquire for other languages.