International Design School

Date: 12 September 2019 – 13 September 2019
Location: Adelaide
Type: Workshop
Learn the fundamentals of designing for dementia in this interactive and intensive two day workshop on 12-13 September 2019.

Perfect for architects, designers and dementia care decision makers - this innovative two day course will be led by experts from the International Design School. Over the course of two days you’ll learn the principles of designing for dementia, strategies for successful design and the tools to turn your design concept into reality.

Core modules will include:

  • Introduction to Dementia and Why Design Matters
  • General Principles for Designing Better Buildings
  • Developing a Brief and Communicating Well

Elective ‘Design Basics’ modules will include:

  • Inside Spaces
  • Outdoor Spaces
  • Hearing, Sound and the Acoustic Environment
  • Colour and Contrast
  • Signage, Wayfinding and Navigating Spaces
  • Dining and Design
  • Evaluating (Auditing) Environments
  • HammondCare Model of Care and Integrating Design
See what our past students have to say about the International Design School

“The best part of the International Design School was learning what is current and working now from experts.”

“Exceptional course, expertly facilitated. I took a lot out of this experience.”

“Thank you again for a great couple of days and for all that you are doing to improve the environments, the homes, the education and the love that we can give these beautiful people living with dementia.”

“An excellent overview of design for residents of dementia and how important this is for quality of life.”

Remember, spaces are limited so register your interest now.

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