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INTD 1100 - Design Theory 1

Interior Design Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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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

$721.48 - $731.48 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2020

Below are four offerings of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 39180

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Nov 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 24 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Grace Rodrigues Sikich

Course Outline

Cost

$731.48

Notes

  1. 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 in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 39183

Thu Sep 10 - Thu Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Thu 13:00 - 16:00 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

Cost

$731.48

Notes

  1. 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 in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 39182

Sat Sep 12 - Sat Nov 28 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Sat 09:00 - 12:15 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

Cost

$731.48

Notes

  1. 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 Saturday, October 10th - 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

CRN 39179

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Nov 30 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Nov 30 Mon 17:30 - 20:45 DTC Online Delivery

Instructor

Grace Rodrigues Sikich

Course Outline

Cost

$721.48

Notes

  1. 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 Monday, October 12th - Thanksgiving Day

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

In Progress

Winter 2021

Below are five offerings of this course for the Winter 2021 term.

CRN 79998

Tue Jan 05 - Tue Mar 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 23 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$721.48

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 section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 80001

Wed Jan 06 - Wed Feb 10 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Feb 10 Wed 09:00 - 16:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$731.48

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.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 80002

Wed Jan 06 - Wed Mar 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 24 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$731.48

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 section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 80000

Thu Jan 07 - Thu Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 25 Thu 13:00 - 16:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$731.48

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 section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 80003

Sat Jan 09 - Sat Mar 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 27 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$731.48

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 section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

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
    Part-time   Certificate

Books & Supplies

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

Fall 2020

Books for Fall 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 $93.95
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

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 $82.95
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 $93.95
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
Intd 1100 Supplies Kit Fall 2020
Price $38.85
Optional

Image not available
Interior Design Illustrated
Author Ching
Publisher Wiley
Copyright 2018
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11937-720-7
Price $82.95
Optional

Winter 2021

No information on books is currently available for Winter 2021 offerings of this course.

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