Kitchen and Bath Design Be a specialist in this high-demand industry. Our students consistently win National Kitchen and Bath awards!

General information

Program code
KBDE
Duration
2 Semesters (1 Year)
Credential
Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Campuses

Intake information

Start date Campus
Fall 2018 Barrie

Program description

Kitchen and bath design is a specialized service within the residential interior decorating and design professions. Graduates of this program will build on previous design education and experience to acquire industry standard skills and expertise applicable to the kitchen and bath industry.

Students assess client needs and focus on function-based design solutions and aesthetic, durability, and environmental considerations. This program covers technical documentation, specification conventions, fabrication methods, infrastructure issues, and relevant business practices.

Industry support

Georgian College's Kitchen and Bath Design program is an NKBA affiliated school

Admission information

Admission requirements

- Post-secondary diploma, degree, or equivalent, with a focus in interior design, interior decorating, or architecture.

Applicants who do not have the above requirements may be considered upon submission of a portfolio showing evidence of creative ability, manual drafting and computer aided drafting skills, and industry experience.

Admission details

Applicants must meet ONE of the following requirements to be eligible for admission to this program:

  • Post-secondary diploma, degree, or equivalent, with a focus in interior design, interior decorating, or architecture.

Applicants who do not have the above requirements may be considered upon submission of a portfolio showing evidence of creative ability, manual drafting and computer aided drafting skills, and industry experience.

Pathways

View the Kitchen and Bath Design articulations on the Credit Transfer Centre page.

Courses

Mandatory Courses

  • KBDE1000 Kitchen Design
  • KBDE1001 Bath Design
  • KBDE1002 Construction Methods
  • KBDE1003 Estimating
  • KBDE1004 Sustainable Materials and Finishes for Kitchen and Bath Design
  • KBDE1005 Computer Aided Drafting for Kitchen and Bath Design
  • KBDE1006 Advanced Kitchen Design
  • KBDE1007 Advanced Bath Design
  • KBDE1008 Mechanical, Electrical and Hydraulics
  • KBDE1009 Advanced Computer Aided Drafting for Kitchen and Bath Design
  • KBDE1010 Professional Practice and Marketing

Field Placement

  • KBDE1011 Field Placement for Kitchen and Bath Design