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INTD 1100 - Design Theory 1

Interior Design Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

This course introduces the student to visual perception and conceptualization. Through lectures, discussion and studio exploration students will discover the fundamentals of design, the design process, and creative thinking. Hands-on exploration, sketching and analysis, will allow the student to explore and apply the elements and principles of design, developing an awareness of its application within our environment. Theories pertaining to human factors will be explored including proxemics, anthropometrics and ergonomics. Students will work individually and in groups to create 2D and 3D solutions, presenting their ideas to their peers.

Prerequisite(s)

COMM 1120* (* may be taken concurrently)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$747.00

Fall 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 39182

Sat Sep 11 - Sat Dec 04 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Dec 04 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 305

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

Cost

$747.00

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently) ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice. No class held Saturday, October 9th - Thanksgiving Weekend.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Winter 2022

Below are four offerings of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 79998

Tue Jan 04 - Tue Mar 22 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 22 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 325

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$747.00

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently) ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice.

2 seats remaining as of Nov 29, 2021 10:36 pm (PST). Availability may change at any time.

CRN 80001

Wed Jan 05 - Wed Feb 09 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Feb 09 Wed 09:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$747.00

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently) ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice. Classes are held on Wednesdays from 9:00 -16:00. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class.* *There is no late registration for this course. Please ensure you are able to attend all classes.

CRN 80002

Wed Jan 05 - Wed Mar 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 23 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 353

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$747.00

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently) ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice.

CRN 80000

Thu Jan 06 - Thu Mar 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 24 Thu 13:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 352

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$747.00

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently) ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice.

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Illustrate the elements and principles of design.
  • Analyse interior design projects to check the implementation of the elements and principles of design.
  • Develop an awareness of design concepts.
  • State the regulatory bodies for the interior design field.
  • Create a journal/sketchbook to record information, showing design awareness.
  • Use relevant design vocabulary in their work.
  • Analyse examples of concept development in interior design solutions/projects.
  • Explain the steps in the design process.
  • Explain human factors theories as they apply to interior design solutions.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

INTD 1100 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Interior Design Fundamentals
    Full-time/Part-time   Certificate

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