This course will examine the interior built environment as it relates to human physical and psychological needs. Sustainable principles embodied by WELL, LEED, Cradle to Cradle philosophy, Living Building Challenge (LBC), Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) and other environmental methodologies, as related to interior design.
Below is one offering of INTD 4110 for the Fall 2022 term.
Thu Sep 15 - Thu Nov 03 (8 weeks)
- 8 weeks
- CRN 48128
Class meeting times
|Sep 15 - Nov 03||Thu||18:00 - 21:00||Burnaby NE01 Rm. 411|
Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.
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. Waitlist requests are only accepted after 9:30am on registration day. ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice.
Upon successful completion of this course, the students will be able to:
- Analyse the principles of anthropometrics, ergonomics, and proxemics for interior commercial spaces.
- Identify sustainable design strategies as outlined by building performance criteria such as WELL, LEED, C2C, and Living Building Challenge (LBC).
- Explore sustainable paradigms such as Regenerative Design and Biomimicry.
- Discuss global environmental issues affecting decision making.
- Identify environmental factors that impact indoor air quality.
- Engage in responsible decision-making with consideration for current and future generations.
Effective as of Fall 2020
Human and Environmental Factors (INTD 4110) is offered as a part of the following programs:
School of Construction and the Environment
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