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INTD 1100 - Design Theory 1

Interior Design Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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

$707.40 - $715.97 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2020

Below are five offerings of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 80000

Thu Jan 02 - Thu Mar 19 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 02 - Mar 19 Thu 13:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 352

Instructor

Joanne Crozier

Course Outline

Cost

$715.97

Notes

  1. 50% in COMM 1120* (May be taken concurrently)

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

In Progress

CRN 80003

Sat Jan 04 - Sat Mar 21 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 21 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 411

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

Cost

$715.97

Notes

  1. 50% in COMM 1120* (May be taken concurrently)

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

In Progress

CRN 79998

Tue Jan 07 - Tue Mar 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 24 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 685

Instructor

Grace Rodrigues Sikich

Course Outline

Cost

$707.40

Notes

  1. 50% in COMM 1120* (May be taken concurrently)

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

In Progress

CRN 80001

Wed Jan 08 - Wed Feb 12 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Feb 12 Wed 09:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

Joanne Crozier

Course Outline

Cost

$715.97

Notes

  1. 50% in COMM 1120* (May be taken concurrently) 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.

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

In Progress

CRN 80002

Wed Jan 08 - Wed Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 25 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 404

Instructor

Grace Rodrigues Sikich

Course Outline

Cost

$715.97

Notes

  1. 50% in COMM 1120* (May be taken concurrently)

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

In Progress

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
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Interior Design Fundamentals
    Part-time   Certificate

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2020

Books for Winter 2020 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

Design Basics Book One
Author Fullmer
Publisher Fairchild
Copyright 2012
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-60901-092-8
Price $76.95
Required

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Design Basics 2D & 3D
Author Pentak
Publisher Wad
Copyright 2013
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-13331-039-6
Price $201.50
Optional

Image not available
Designing Interiors
Author Kilmer
Publisher Wiley
Copyright 2014
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11802-464-5
Price $156.50
Optional

Image not available
Interior Design Illustrated
Author Ching
Publisher Wiley
Copyright 2018
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11937-720-7
Price $79.95
Optional

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Design Basics Book One
Author Fullmer
Publisher Fairchild
Copyright 2012
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-60901-092-8
Price $76.95
Required

Image not available
Design Basics 2D & 3D
Author Pentak
Publisher Wad
Copyright 2013
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-13331-039-6
Price $201.50
Optional

Designing Interiors
Author Kilmer
Publisher Wiley
Copyright 2014
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11802-464-5
Price $156.50
Optional

Image not available
Interior Design Illustrated
Author Ching
Publisher Wiley
Copyright 2018
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11937-720-7
Price $79.95
Optional

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