Residential Design 3

Residential Design 3


The focus of Residential 3 is technically complicated spaces such as Kitchens and Bathrooms. Students will learn about the ergonomics and theories behind both spaces with a focus on materials and specifications. Students additionally will have a showroom visit in this course.

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What does the course cover?
Topic 1

• Final Project review 1:50
• Types of kitchen plans
• Principles of kitchen design
• The work triangle
• Ergonomics of kitchen design
• Intro to fixtures and fittings
• Plumbing and heating
• Activity: Mood board and kitchen layout plan

Topic 2

• Freestanding vs built-in appliances
• Kitchen Appliances
• Flooring options
• Materials for kitchen countertops
• Countertop edge details
• Kitchen cabinet design
• Activity: Kitchen materials and samples

Topic 3

• Finishing touches
• Lighting and kitchen design
• Backsplash
• Kitchen handles
• Types of Sinks

Topic 4

• Bathroom design
• Bathroom design principles
• Basics of plumbing
• Ergonomics of bathroom design

Topic 5

• Activity: Bathroom layout and mood board
• Wall materials for bathrooms
• Bathroom counter top materials
• Bathroom cabinets
• Bathroom lighting
• Activity: Elevation bathroom

Topic 6

• Test & Feedback
• Project Presentations
• Budget Guidelines and showroom visit


• January 11th  to February 1st Wednesday – In Studio 9AM to 1PM

• January 15th  to  February 5th Sunday  – In Studio 9:00AM to 1:00PM


In Studio- 2700 AED
Pre-recorded- 1800AED

*Discount available until August 31, 2022


Residential 1&2 from The Designers’ Studio or equivalent (contact us to check).


Scale ruler, tracing paper, graph paper, double sided tape, metal ruler, Stanley knife, scissors, glue, A4 white paper, A2 foam board

Internship & Work

Internships and the work placement program is only in conjunction with the Professional Practice Diploma. If you would like work placements it is recommended to take the higher Diploma.

  • Price :

    AED 2700

  • Start Date : 11-01-2023
  • Duration : 4 Week
  • Max Availability : 12
  • Difficulty : Intermediate
  • Location : The Designers' Studio