Interior Design Short Courses

Expanding one's design capability is a continuous process. SoFA Design Institute recognizes the need for enthusiasts, college graduates and students, and even current professionals, to gain a more comprehensive grasp of the ever-evolving practice of Interior Design.

The following are 18-session programs that touch on the varied disciplines with two courses of study - Fashion or Interior Design. Each class lasts for 3 hours and is scheduled once a week and runs for 18 sessions. Depending on the chosen subject matter, tuition ranges from PHP20,142.00 to PHP25,587.00.


Design Studio 1: Introduction to Interior Design

This course employs a wide variety of interactive classroom experiences, creative exercises, readings and lectures to open the doors to the interior design process as an intellectual, creative and technical undertaking. It is an ideal jump off point for individuals who wish to explore a career in Interior Design.

Schedule: Friday | 11:00 - 3:00 PM

Tuition (approx.): PHP 25,587

Interior Design Drafting

This course is the study of visual communication, typography, the alphabet of lines and their applications, the use and care of instruments, geometric construction, use of scale, mensuration and dimensioning. Emphasis is given to the study of the theory of projection with analysis of the relationship between points, lines and planes in space. Includes exercises on surface development and graphic presentation.

Schedule: Monday & Thursday | 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Tuition (approx.): PHP 25,587

Visual Techniques 1

This course focuses on the use of monochromatic media. It is a study of the principles of drawing as tools for expressing and documenting design ideas and concepts.

Schedule: Monday & Friday | 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Tuition (approx.): PHP 25,587

Luxury Interior Design Master Class

This course delves into the specialized luxury sector of the built environment profession. Students will learn how to design branded luxe spaces for niched clientele including brands.

Schedule: January 23 - May 21 | Thursday | 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Tuition (approx.): PHP 25,587

Enrollment is now open for the January 2020 semester.

Course schedules and availability vary per semester. Please inquire for more information.


Our short courses are aimed at start-up designers who wish to gain skills and knowledge on a specific subject matter relating to Fashion. These course are likewise designed for professionals who wish to take supplementary or refresher courses that will keep them abreast of relevant industry practices and know-how.


Depending on the chosen subject matter, tuition ranges from PHP20,142.00 to PHP25,587.00.

Applications open for S.Y. 2020-2021

Find some inspiration to navigate this new world. The next semester starts this August 2020.