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Colour for Interior Design INTD 2130

Interior Design Course

Course details

This course will provide students with a background in colour theory as it relates to interior design including colour schemes. The class consists of lectures, discussions and in-class exercises through individual and group work. Topics will include the physics of colour, colour theories, physiology of colour, psychology of colour, colour in art, focusing on the application of colour in residential design.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$546.77 - $585.52 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of INTD 2130 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 80021

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Wed Mar 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 80021
  • $585.52
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 22 Wed 13:00 - 16:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 352
Instructor

Deanna Kilt

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Cost

$585.52

Important information
  1. ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice. Classes are held on Wednesdays from 13:00 -16:00. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class. *There is no late registration for this course. If you wish to be placed on the INTD Department maintained waitlist for this course, please email INTD_Waitlist@bcit.ca with the following information: Your Name, Student Number, Course Number, and CRN. Please note - waitlist requests are not accepted until after 9:30am on Registration Day.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 80020

Duration

Thu Jan 05 - Thu Mar 23 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 80020
  • $546.77
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 23 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 Online
Instructor

Joanne Crozier

Course outline

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Cost

$546.77

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice. If you wish to be placed on the INTD Department maintained waitlist for this course, please email INTD_Waitlist@bcit.ca with the following information: Your Name, Student Number, Course Number, and CRN. Please note - waitlist requests are not accepted until after 9:30am on Registration Day.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the additive and subtractive colour wheel and the colour relationships.
  • Identify the value and intensity of a given hue.
  • Analyze the differences between tints, tones, and shades.
  • Discuss the perception of colour in different contexts to reliably predict the results of colour usage.
  • Utilize the psychological and physiological effects of colour as a tool for creating a specific ambience.
  • Explain the scientific, historical, aesthetic, and psychological aspects of colour.
  • Employ colour, texture, and pattern in a design with an understanding of the importance of balance distribution and value throughout the space.
  • Create harmonious colour palettes for a variety of residential spaces.
  • Assemble a colour and material board to articulate a colour scheme in a clear and professional manner.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

Colour for Interior Design (INTD 2130) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Interior Design Fundamentals
    Certificate Full-time/Part-time

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