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Fabrics and Applications INTD 2120

Interior Design Course

Course details

​This course will cover fibres and fabrics as they apply to residential interior design. Characteristics of natural and synthetic fibres will be explored. Through lectures, field trips, and assignments, topics such as fibre and/or fabric identification, properties, construction, application, specifications, testing, estimating, and sustainability will be covered.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

2.0

Cost

$392.87 - $423.20 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of INTD 2120 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 87143

Duration

Thu Jan 05 - Thu Feb 23 (8 weeks)

  • 8 weeks
  • CRN 87143
  • $423.20
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Feb 23 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 352
Instructor

Lori Boyd

Course outline

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Cost

$423.20

Important information
  1. ***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.

CRN 87145

Duration

Sat Jan 07 - Sat Feb 25 (8 weeks)

  • 8 weeks
  • CRN 87145
  • $392.87
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Feb 25 Sat 13:00 - 16:00 Online
Instructor

Alison Bell

Course outline

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Cost

$392.87

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:

  • Identify the differences between fibre, yarn, leather and fabric.
  • Prepare a basic specification for a fabric application.
  • Identify the properties of natural and synthetic fibres.
  • Recognize the differences between various fabric construction and dyeing methods.
  • Identify the ecological footprint pertaining to fibres and fabrics.
  • Determine appropriate fabric selection for specific functional consideration and usage such as window treatment, upholstery and bedding.
  • Estimate fabric quantities for budgeting purposes.

Effective as of Winter 2022

Related Programs

Fabrics and Applications (INTD 2120) 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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