INDS Interior Design

INDS   2430   Design Appreciation

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

A general introduction to the principles and elements of design as they relate to the built environment. Overview of style as seen through interior furnishings and accessories. Discussion and analysis of design process, theory, and an overview of components and materials. Exploration of human factors, environmental considerations, and spatial relationships.

INDS   2435   Design Studio I

3 Credit Hours.   1 Lecture Hour.   0 Lab Hours.

An introduction to the basic concepts, skills, and graphics used to represent interior design applications. Design projects will include technical drafting of construction drawings and measured and freehand perspectives as well as the fundamental execution of presentation skills in sketching, mixed media renderings, detail drawings, and model building.

Prerequisite(s): ART   1010, ART   1020, INDS   2430.

INDS   2436   Interior Materials and Systems

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

A study of the selection and application of materials and finishes in the design of the built environment. Introduction to building technology with an emphasis on developing an awareness of buildings and their systems. Research of resources and communication with various entities involved with the building/design process will be incorporated. Cost and quantity estimating as well as budgeting will be introduced.

Prerequisite(s): INDS   2430.

INDS   2437   Interior Design CAD I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introductory computer-aided drafting and communication course. A basic overview of AutoCAD, file management, and the fundamental execution of drafting components. Introduction to the basic concepts of 3-D modeling.

Prerequisite(s): Prior or concurrent enrollment with a minimum grade of "C" in INDS   2435 and either CISM   1120, CISM   1110, CISM   1130 or Permission of Instructor.

INDS   3238   Textiles for Interiors

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Investigates the production, specifications and regulations, and serviceability of textiles for residential and commercial interiors. Emphasis on soft floor coverings, upholstered furniture, window and wall coverings, and other current developments in the textile field.

Prerequisite(s): INDS   2430.

INDS   3431   History of Interiors

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An integrated history of architectural styles, interiors, and their furnishings related to major global cultures as well as an emphasis on interior architecture, furniture styles, interior designers, industrial designers, architects, and accessories from the prehistoric period through of the contemporary movement.

Prerequisite(s): INDS   2430 or Permission of Instructor.

Cross Listing(s): INDS   3431H.

INDS   3431H   Hist of Interiors Honors

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An integrated history of architectural styles, interiors, and their furnishings related to major global cultures as well as an emphasis on interior architecture, furniture styles, interior designers, industrial designers, architects, and accessories from the prehistoric period through of the contemporary movement.

Prerequisite(s): INDS   2430 or Permission of Instructor.

Cross Listing(s): INDS   3431.

INDS   3434   Lighting

0,3 Credit Hours.   0,3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

The principles of lighting design and the impact on interior space are explored through an analysis of environmental constraints, calculations, economics, design theory, technical and aesthetical components.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in INDS   2430 and INDS   3435.

INDS   3435   Design Studio II

0,3 Credit Hours.   0,3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

The design planning process as it applies to the moderate scale residential interior environment. Intermediate projects utilizing design philosophy and concept development, space planning and design development to include interior architectural details, finishes, and furniture, as well as clients of diverse populations. Area of emphasis is residential incorporating universal design, kitchen planning and aging in place components.

Prerequisite(s): INDS   2435, INDS   2436, INDS   2437.

Cross Listing(s): INDS   3435H.

INDS   3435H   Design Studio II Honors

0,3 Credit Hours.   0,3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

The design planning process as it applies to the moderate scale residential interior environment. Intermediate projects utilizing design philosophy and concept development, space planning and design development to include interior architectural details, finishes, and furniture, as well as clients of diverse populations. Area of emphasis is residential incorporating universal design, kitchen planning and aging in place components.

Prerequisite(s): INDS   2435, INDS   2436, INDS   2437.

Cross Listing(s): INDS   3435.

INDS   3436   Design Studio III

3 Credit Hours.   1 Lecture Hour.   0 Lab Hours.

The design planning process as it applies to the medium scale interior space. Intermediate projects utilizing design philosophy and concept development, schematic design, and design development which include the application of furniture, finishes, and interior architectural components and details. Research and analysis of sustainable materials, environmental systems, building codes, and diverse populations. Studio collaboration and assessment of skills through peer and external evaluation. Areas of emphasis may include hospitality, multi-residential, healthcare, adaptive reuse, and commercial.

Prerequisite(s): INDS   2437, INDS   3435, INDS   3437, ART   1030.

INDS   3437   Interior Design CAD II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Advanced computer-aided drafting with an emphasis on building information modeling (BIM). Application of current industry standard 3-dimensional modeling software, and the fundamental execution of graphic drawing communication and management.

Prerequisite(s): Prior or concurrent enrollment with a minimum grade of "C" in INDS   2437 and INDS   3435.

INDS   3438   Professional Practices I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Basic business principles, professional responsibility and ethics, professional organizations, client relationships, and communication techniques will be explored. The development of internship and job placement strategies and required documents as well as the study of the professional practice of interior design.

Prerequisite(s): INDS   3435.

INDS   3530   Sustainable Materials and Methods for the Interior Environment

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to theories of sustainability and its application to the interior built environment including sustainable interior building materials and systems. The impact of the built interior environment on global natural resources and environmental rating systems will be addressed.

Prerequisite(s): TCGT   1530 and INDS   2436 or Permission of Instructor.

Cross Listing(s): INDS   3530S.

INDS   3530S   Sust. Mater/Meth Int. Envir.

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to theories of sustainability and its application to the interior built environment including sustainable interior building materials and systems. The impact of the built interior environment on global natural resources and environmental rating systems will be addressed.

Prerequisite(s): TCGT   1530 and INDS   2436 or Permission of Instructor.

Cross Listing(s): INDS   3530.

INDS   4427   Interior Design Portfolio

2 Credit Hours.   1 Lecture Hour.   2 Lab Hours.

A senior level course which allows the student to develop a professional interior design portfolio and promotional materials required for pursuing a career in the field. Students will also display their work through a senior exhibition.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in INDS   3436 and prior or concurrent enrollment with a minimum grade of "C" in INDS   4446.

INDS   4430   Digital Presentation and Communication

3 Credit Hours.   2 Lecture Hours.   2 Lab Hours.

Application of advanced 3-dimensional modeling and digital rendering techniques through the use of current industry standard software. Study and research of appropriate professional presentation methods will be incorporated. Students' project presentation materials will be assessed and updated.

Prerequisite(s): INDS   2437, INDS   3436, INDS   3437.

INDS   4434   Professional Practices II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Business development and procedures, project management, contract administration, contract documents and specifications, and design contracts will be the focus of this advanced level of business procedures and practices. Research of contemporary social, political, and ecological issues in the global marketplace will be explored.

Prerequisite(s): INDS   3436, INDS   3438, INDS   4790.

Cross Listing(s): INDS   4434H.

INDS   4434H   Professional Practices II Honors

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Business development and procedures, project management, contract administration, contract documents and specifications, and design contracts will be the focus of this advanced level of business procedures and practices. Research of contemporary social, political, and ecological issues in the global marketplace will be explored.

Prerequisite(s): INDS   3436, INDS   3438, INDS   4790.

Cross Listing(s): INDS   4434.

INDS   4435   Design Studio IV

0,3 Credit Hours.   0,1 Lecture Hours.   0,4 Lab Hours.

The design planning process as it applies to the more complex larger scale interior space. Intermediate projects utilizing design philosophy and concept development, space planning and design development to include furniture, finish and interior architectural materials, building codes, and diverse populations. Areas of emphasis may include work environments including systems, hospitality, retail, adaptive reuse, and other appropriate commercial environments.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in INDS   3238, INDS   3434, INDS   3436, INDS   3437, TCM   3333; and prior or concurrent enrollment with a grade of "C" in INDS   3438.

INDS   4446   Design Studio V

0,4 Credit Hours.   0,2 Lecture Hours.   0,4 Lab Hours.

A capstone course for the interior design student that will provide an advanced integrative research and design experience. Projects are complex, specific design situations that will be based on current trends in design. Areas of emphasis may include multi housing, healthcare, or socially responsible design.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in INDS   3436, INDS   4427, INDS   4435.

Cross Listing(s): INDS   4446H.

INDS   4446H   Design Studio V Honors

0,4 Credit Hours.   0,2 Lecture Hours.   0,4 Lab Hours.

A capstone course for the interior design student that will provide an advanced integrative research and design experience. Projects are complex, specific design situations that will be based on current trends in design. Areas of emphasis may include multi housing, healthcare, or socially responsible design.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in INDS   3436, INDS   4427, INDS   4435.

Cross Listing(s): INDS   4446.

INDS   4790   Interior Design Internship

3-6 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

A supervised summer work-study program with selected organizations which perform professional services related to the field of interior design. The internship will serve as an educational bridge between the junior level and the senior level of design studies.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in INDS   3436 and INDS   3438.

INDS   4899   Directed Individual Study

1-6 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Provides the student with the opportunity to investigate an area of interest under the direction of a faculty mentor.

Prerequisite(s): Permission of Instructor.