In this course, learn how to digitally model interior spaces using SketchUp and its SU Podium extension. SketchUp is a one of the leading 3D computer modeling softwares in the interior design and architecture industries, allowing designers to quickly and effectively bring their ideas to life. This course will teach the SketchUp software, its history, and its context within design industries, and will focus on acquiring the technical skills required to create realistic three-dimensional models. Learn how to build surfaces, volumes, objects, and spaces, how to produce technical and scaled architectural drawings, and how to produce photo-realistic renderings. Furthermore, learn how to utilize these documents within the context of design professions. Familiarity with AutoCAD software is desired but not required. Online students must have SketchUp Pro (desktop edition) on either a Mac or Windows platform, along with the SU Podium extension. Discounts are available to online students through the New School website.