Course Description

Focus on exterior and interior colour for homeowners. No longer does colour in the home have to be an intimidating subject. Topics include: choosing colours for the home, living with colour, using colour to create space, creating focus areas, the psychology of colour, and modulating a colour palette from room to room. Tricks of the trade from initial planning to the completed room will be offered.

Course Details

Course Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, successful students will be able to:

  • Define and apply an appropriate colour scheme for user and space
  • Describe how colour affects perception of architecture and objects both physically and psychologically
  • Apply the use of colour to modify interior and exterior spaces
  • Describe hue, value and chroma


Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)

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9:00AM to 3:00PM
May 28, 2022 to Jun 04, 2022
Schedule and Location
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $195.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Reading List / Textbook
No required textbook
Section Notes

Delivery format may change in response to COVID-19. Students will be informed of any changes.

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post your course outline and other materials in D2L. For more information about D2L, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

Receive a discount of 5% per course by registering at the same time for three or more courses within the Visual Design Certificate. To receive the discount, you must register by calling 403-220-2866. 

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