Interior Design (ID)
1101. Introduction to Interior Drafting (1). Prerequisites: Design majors only, concurrent enrollment in ID 1381. A survey of basic design principles and concepts of the built environment and communication through basic drawing. F.
1381. Introduction to Interior Design (3). Prerequisite: Design majors must enroll concurrently in ID 1101. A survey of basic principles and concepts, including aesthetics and processes relevant to the built environment using a holistic approach. Includes, but is not limited to, design elements and principles. F.
1385. Interior Design Studio I (3). Prerequisite: ID 1381. Introduces the principles and concepts dealing with two-dimensional design, design theory, color theory, and basic computer creative design. S. Back to Top
2381. Interior Design Studio II (3). Prerequisites: ID 1380, 1382; and a C or higher in ARCH 1341 (may be taken concurrently). ID majors only. Introduces skills necessary to design, analyze, and present concept, preliminary, working, and presentation drawings for residential environments. F.
2385. Interior Design Studio III (3). Prerequisites: C or higher in ID 1381 and 1385. Studio devoted to development of the principles and theory of three-dimensional design, including models and perspective drawing. S.
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3311. Residential Materials (3). Prerequisites: C or higher in ID 2380. Selection of materials used in residential environments based on characteristics, composition, installation methods, and maintenance requirements. F. (Writing Intensive)
3312. Commercial Materials (3). Prerequisite: C or higher in ID 3311. Selection of materials used in commercial, hospitality, healthcare, or corporate environments based on characteristics, composition, installation methods, maintenance requirements, and codes. S.
3325. Study Tour in Interior Design (3). ID majors and minors only. Examination of the influence of a selected city in shaping interior design and the built environment. Accomplished through research, presentation, and travel to the city. S, every other year.
3380. Advanced Studio I (3). Prerequisites: ID 2385 and 3387. Introductory studio in small commercial design. F.
3381. Lighting Systems (3). Prerequisites: C or higher in ID 2383, ID majors and minors only. Survey of the human factors relating to the luminous environment that support health, safety, comfort, human performance, and aesthetics. S.
3382. Period Furnishings (3). Prerequisite: C or higher in ID 2383. Introduction to furniture and interior elements from Renaissance through modern periods. The evolution of forms, relationships to previous periods, and implications for current and future designs are emphasized. . F..
3385. Advanced Studio II (3). Prerequisites: C or higher in ID 3381 and 4383, ID majors only. Emphasis on problem formulation, programming, design conceptualization, design development, specifications, schedules, furniture selection, layout and design presentation, ADA, life safety, and building codes. S. (Writing Intensive)
3386. Studio Procedures and Professional Practices for Interior Designers (3). Prerequisites: Junior standing, interior design majors only, enrollment in spring immediately preceding ID 4307. Corequisite: ID 3385. Preparation of business documents. Study of the ethics and business of professional practice for interior design. Preparation for interior design internship, career opportunities, job search, and interview strategies. S.
3387. Computer Aided Drafting for Interior Designers I (3). Prerequisites: C or higher in ID 2380, ID majors or minors only. Introduction to computer-aided design and two-dimensional drafting for the interior designer and other uses of computers in the practice of interior design. S.Back to Top
4000. Individual Study (V1-6). Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. May be repeated for up to 6 hours credit. F , S, SSI.
4104. Senior Portfolio Seminar (1). Prerequisite: Senior ID majors only. Analysis of professional issues with emphasis on portfolio development and review. S.
4307. Internship in Interior Design (3). Prerequisites: C or higher in ID 3385 and 3386, ID majors only. Supervised intern experiences in established career-related positions. May be repeated as ID 4000 Individual Study. SSI.
4350. Sustainable Buildings and Communities (3). Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing in interior design or consent of instructor. A review of concepts, strategies, and rating systems adopted by the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).
4381. Design Research (3). Prerequisite: ID 3385. Undergraduate directed research focusing on the development of the project to be integrated into the capstone experience. F.
4383. Building Information Modeling (BIM) for Interior Design (3). Prerequisite: C or higher in ID 3387. Examines BIM technology and its benefits and usage as a communication and collaboration tool. Discusses 3-D modeling and rendering as well as preparation of construction documents. F.
4388. Advanced Studio III (3). Prerequisites: ID 3385 and 4381. Capstone studio based on research acquired in ID 4381 that investigates problem solving, building systems, and aesthetic sensibility. S.
4606. Collaboration Studio (6). Prerequisites: C or higher in ID 3385 and 4383, ID majors only. An interdisciplinary studio for the design profession that addresses the process and skills necessary for collaboration. F .