Craft your own furniture.
Start your Furniture Design Certificate today!
Learn how to create furniture from successful designers and experienced fabricators. Develop your own ideas through experimenting, making, and testing. Search for inspiration studying the human body, needs, and routines. Explore a variety of structures and technologies. Gain and demonstrate fundamental skills required in the growing furniture design and manufacturing business.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Aspiring and practicing...
This certificate program requires the successful completion of 160 hours of study, corresponding to five core courses. Students can complete the certificate program within the Summer Term through our 8-week summer intensive certificate program, or can spread their studies over the Summer, Fall and/or Spring semesters (please see details below).
SUMMARY OF REQUIRED CORE COURSES
XCSI-313 Furniture Design Foundation* — waivable upon portfolio approval
XCSI-314 Furniture Design Drawing and Composition
XCSI-316 Furniture Design Studio
XCSI-317 Professional Practices in Furniture Design
*Called “Furniture Design Intensive” in the Summer (XSI-313)
Deadline: Five business days before each class starts.
Note: To request that the XCSI-313 Furniture Design Foundation or XSI-313 Furniture Design Intensive pre-requisite course be waived by faculty, please submit a digital portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org by 10 business days prior to the class start date of the certificate course(s) of interest to you.
Early registration is encouraged. After the deadlines, students may still be admitted only if space remains in the selected course or program.
A laptop or desktop computer with a reliable internet connection and camera
All students will be given access to the required digital tools through their Pratt Onekey account (e.g. GSuites, Slack, Adobe Suite, and Zoom). Pratt will use these online platforms to connect students with their faculty and it is the student’s responsibility to check that their region/computer is capable of supporting these various platforms and tools.Questions? Contact email@example.com.