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Interior Construction and Renovation INTD 4120

Interior Design Course

Course details

This course provides students with a fundamental understanding of both residential wood frame construction and commercial steel stud construction. Students will produce a partial model for a variety of stages of wood frame construction. Field trips to commercial and residential construction sites will supplement lecture material.


  • 50% in ENGL 1177 and 65% in INTD 2500
  • Entrance requirements for the Diploma, including 3.0 credits of General Electives.




$629.96 - $632.95 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2023

Below is one offering of INTD 4120 for the Spring/Summer 2023 term.

CRN 67207


Sat Jul 15 - Sat Aug 12 (4 weeks)

  • 4 weeks
  • CRN 67207
  • $629.96
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jul 15 - Aug 12 Sat 13:00 - 16:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 353
Jul 15 - Aug 12 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 353

Deanna Kilt

Course outline




Important information
  1. No class Monday August 7 - Stat Holiday


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

Fall 2023

Below is one offering of INTD 4120 for the Fall 2023 term.

CRN 48131


Sat Sep 09 - Sat Nov 04 (8 weeks)

  • 8 weeks
  • CRN 48131
  • $632.95
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Nov 04 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 411


Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.



Important information
  1. ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice. No class Sept. 30 or Nov. 11 - stat holidays.


This course offering is 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 structural components of a wood frame building.
  • Build a model demonstrating wood frame construction at each building stage.
  • Explain the differences between various types of interior wall partitions and the use of each, both residentially and commercially.
  • Identify the basic components of steel stud construction in comparison to wood frame.
  • Identify different stages of commercial or residential construction on site.

Effective as of Fall 2020

Related Programs

Interior Construction and Renovation (INTD 4120) 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


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