Skip to main content

Commercial Design Studio A INTD 3300

Interior Design Course

International Fees

International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

The emphasis of the course is on workplace and retail design. Students will create distinctive design concepts, branding and planning for retail spaces. Students will implement the design process for planning offices and apply their knowledge of systems furniture within a large workplace floor plate. A process journal will be developed during the course to document research, concept sketches, ideas, notes, and other inspirations.


  • 65% in COMM 2320 and 65% in INTD 3100 ( may be taken concurrently)
  • Entrance requirements for the Diploma.



Domestic fees


Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2024

Below is one offering of INTD 3300 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 55971


Sat Apr 13 - Sat Jun 29 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 55971
  • Domestic fees $1115.87
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 13 - Jun 29 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 411

June Fong

Course outline


Domestic fees


Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  2. If you wish to be placed on the INTD Department maintained waitlist for this Course, please email with the following information: Your Name, Student Number, Course Number, and CRN. Waitlist requests are not accepted until 9:30am on registration day.

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:

  • Demonstrate comprehensive research implemented throughout the design process.
  • Produce design solutions that meet program requirements.
  • Develop appropriate and creative concepts and branding for retail spaces.
  • Apply the psychology of retail sales to design solutions.
  • Recognize BOMA standards required to accurately measure and calculate areas of a building.
  • Create block plans for preliminary office planning.
  • Produce drawings for the office such as a Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment (FF&E) plan, installation and power/communication plans, using AutoCAD.
  • Develop a package of systems furniture and finishes specifications.
  • Demonstrate effective oral presentation skills by presenting design solutions to a group.
  • Document research, concept exploration and design development in a comprehensive process journal.​

Effective as of Fall 2024

Related Programs

Commercial Design Studio A (INTD 3300) is offered as a part of the following programs:

  • Indicates programs accepting international students.
  • Indicates programs with a co-op option.

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Interior Design
    Diploma Full-time
  2. Interior Design
    Diploma Part-time


Interested in being notified about future offerings of Commercial Design Studio A (INTD 3300)? If so, fill out the information below and we'll notify you by email when courses for each new term are displayed here.

  • Privacy Notice: The information you provide will be used to respond your request for BCIT course information and is collected under Section 26(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). For more information about BCIT’s privacy practices contact: Associate Director, Privacy, Information Access & Policy Management, British Columbia Institute of Technology, 3700 Willingdon Ave. Burnaby, BC V5A 3H2, email: