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Interior Design Portfolio
In this course, you focus on designing and producing a professional interior design portfolio. The class begins by discussing the elements of a successful digital or traditional paper format portfolio. Your body of work is reviewed, and any gaps are identified. You undertake exercises, as needed, designed to strengthen your composi- tional and layout skills and then strategically collect, edit, reorganize, and produc...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5153 - PCID 0501 A
  • Chevalier, Gersende
Oct 31 - Dec 12
On Campus
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Basic Interior Space Planning
This is an introduction to planning interior spaces for students without drafting skills. Learn what it means to be an interior designer and apply conceptual approaches to interior design problems. Through sessions on color, scale and proportion, lighting, furniture arrangement, floor and wall treatments, and client psychology, learn to conceptualize and plan creative solutions for interior spaces. Master freehand dr...
Oct 07 - Dec 15
Fall 2019
Basic Drafting
An introduction to the preparation of drawings for architectural purposes. Topics covered include identification and use of drafting equipment, drafting in scale, basic lettering, line weights, and standard notation conventions. The emphasis is on orthographic projections related to floor plans, elevations, and ceiling plans. Trade information related to the practice of architectural and interior design is integrated...
Oct 07 - Dec 15
Fall 2019
Residential Interior Design
Explore the possibilities of architectural design of interior space for the private home and apartment. Participate in exercises geared to finding viable and interesting solutions to design problems such as window, ceiling, doorway, floor, and wall treatments. Review drafting techniques that allow you to present projects in a profes- sional manner. Concentrate on space planning, furniture, color, and lighting. Explor...
Oct 07 - Dec 15
Fall 2019
Drawing Interiors: Perspective/Rendering
Interior designers use drawing to conceptualize and represent spatial ideas. This course teaches students the mechanics of visual representation, the use of drawing and two-dimensional media to observe, document, and reimagine interior spaces. You learn to read and to draw plans, sections, and elevations as well as one-, two-, and three-point perspectives. You learn to observe space, material, light, and shadow as th...
Aug 26 - Oct 27
Fall 2019
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