BA Honours (Interior Design) At University of Johannesburg‎ (UJ)

Interior Architecture Design or Bachelor of Arts Honours in Interior Architecture Design is an undergraduate Fashion and Interior Designing course. The course is concerned with the design and construction of interior space in clear relation to an architectural and urban framework

BA Honours Department of Interior Design

Purpose of the programme

The Bachelor of Arts Honours in Design prepares students for research-based postgraduate study and entry into a design career by enabling them to produce creative solutions to complex problems within a specialist area of design and to conduct and report research under supervision.

Programme Structure

a) Minimum duration: One year full-time/two years part-time

b) Maximum number of modules per year of study:

i)            Full-time: Five semester modules

ii)           Part-time: Three semester modules in year one (Research Methodology, Design Theory, Research Essay); and two semester modules in year two (Interior Design and Design Project)

Admission requirements

An appropriate Bachelor’s degree with a recommended minimum of 60% for all final year modules.

Selection criteria

In addition to the minimum admission requirements as outlined above, prospective students may be required to present a portfolio of their own work to an interview panel.


INH8A4Interior Design A (1st sem)Elective
DPH8XB4Design Project B (2nd sem)Compulsory
RMH8XA4Research Methodology: Design A (1st sem)Compulsory
DTH8XA4Design Theory A (1 st sem)Compulsory
REH8XB4Research Essay: Design B (2nd sem)Compulsory

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