Skip to main content

Human and Environmental Factors INTD 4110

Interior Design Course

Course details

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.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

2.0

Not offered this term
This course is not offered this term. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive notifications of future course offerings and other opportunities to learn more about this course and related programs.

Learning Outcomes

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

Related Programs

Human and Environmental Factors (INTD 4110) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

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

Subscribe

Interested in being notified about future offerings of Human and Environmental Factors (INTD 4110)? 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: privacy@bcit.ca.