Tammy Mackay

Extension Instr GE, Faculty of Extension - Communications & Design


Extension Instr GE, Faculty of Extension - Communications & Design


EXGEN 3018 - Home Staging

Home staging is a specialized and highly sought-after skill that will add depth to your decorating business. Help your clients sell their home faster and at the best price by following the principles of home staging to give a fresh new look to an existing space. Learn about the role of the home stager and the principles of de-personalizing, re-decorating, space planning, and accessorizing.

Continuing Ed Summer 2020
EXRI 4676 - Introduction to Residential Interior Design

Gain an understanding of residential interior design theories, processes, and styles through a balance of the aesthetic and the technical. Learn basic design elements and principles, client needs assessment, articulation of the design process, identification of domestic styles, career options, scope of practice, and the role of consultants.

Continuing Ed Winter 2021
EXRI 4685 - Design Studio: Residential Project

The design studio will provide an opportunity to apply the knowledge obtained from core courses of the Residential Interiors Program by completing a major residential project. Students will create a comprehensive project file utilizing the elements and principles of design. A systematic approach from design development (concepts and presentation) to implementation (drawings, finish, furniture and fixture specifications) will be taught through a series of in-class and take-home exercises. Prerequisites: EXRI 4679 and EXRI 4680

Continuing Ed Fall 2020 Continuing Ed Winter 2021
EXRI 4697 - Lighting

Gain an understanding of lighting principles, applications and types of lighting and light sources and fixtures pertaining to residential interiors. Learn how lighting affects other elements of design and the atmosphere of spaces. Understand how to read a reflected ceiling plan and create one to aid in the implementation of lighting in your projects. Develop and understanding of specification of lighting. Learn how lighting controls implemented into spaces can improve the design and energy consumption. We will further explore lighting by visiting some lighting showrooms.

Continuing Ed Spring 2020 Continuing Ed Fall 2020