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INTD 1110 - Fibres and Fabrics

Interior Design Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

This course will cover fibres, fabrics, and textiles as they apply to residential interior design. Characteristics of natural and synthetic fibres will be explored as they relate to fabric and carpet for use in residential interiors. Through lectures, field trips, and assignments topics such as fibre and/or fabric identification, properties, construction, application, specifications, testing, estimating, and sustainability will be covered.

Prerequisite(s)

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

Credits

1.5

Cost

$297.76

Fall 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 39339

Wed Oct 24 - Wed Nov 28 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 24 - Nov 28 Wed 13:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

Grace Rodrigues Sikich

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$297.76

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisite: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently). This is a 6 week course. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class. There are field-trips scheduled so please make sure you are able to attend all classes. Dates for the field-trip will be announced on the first day. **There is no late registration for this course.

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

In Progress

CRN 39350

Sat Oct 27 - Sat Dec 01 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 27 - Dec 01 Sat 13:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 353

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$297.76

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisite: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently) This is a 6 week course. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class. There are field-trips scheduled so please make sure you are able to attend all classes. Dates for the field-trip will be announced on the first day. **There is no late registration for this course.

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

Winter 2019

Below are six offerings of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 80025

Tue Jan 08 - Tue Feb 12 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Feb 12 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 422

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$297.76

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisite: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently). This is a 6 week course. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class. There are field-trips scheduled so please make sure you are able to attend all classes. Dates for the field-trip will be announced on the first day. **There is no late registration for this course.

CRN 83139

Wed Feb 13 - Wed Mar 20 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 13 - Mar 20 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 411

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$297.76

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisite: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently). This is a 6 week course. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class. There are field-trips scheduled so please make sure you are able to attend all classes. Dates for the field-trip will be announced on the first day. **There is no late registration for this course.

CRN 80079

Thu Jan 03 - Thu Feb 07 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Feb 07 Thu 13:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$297.76

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisite: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently). This is a 6 week course. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class. There are field-trips scheduled so please make sure you are able to attend all classes. Dates for the field-trip will be announced on the first day. **There is no late registration for this course.

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

Full

CRN 80173

Mon Jan 07 - Mon Feb 11 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Feb 11 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 411

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$297.76

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisite: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently). This is a 6 week course. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class. There are field-trips scheduled so please make sure you are able to attend all classes. Dates for the field-trip will be announced on the first day. **There is no late registration for this course.

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

Full

CRN 80080

Thu Feb 14 - Thu Mar 21 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 14 - Mar 21 Thu 09:00 - 12:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$297.76

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisite: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently). This is a 6 week course. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class. There are field-trips scheduled so please make sure you are able to attend all classes. Dates for the field-trip will be announced on the first day. **There is no late registration for this course.

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

Full

CRN 80026

Tue Feb 19 - Tue Mar 26 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 19 - Mar 26 Tue 13:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 411

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$297.76

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisite: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently). This is a 6 week course. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class. There are field-trips scheduled so please make sure you are able to attend all classes. Dates for the field-trip will be announced on the first day. **There is no late registration for this course.

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:

  • Identify the differences between fibre, yarn, and fabric.
  • Write a detailed specification for a fabric application.
  • Identify the properties of natural and synthetic fibres.
  • Recognize the differences between various fabric and carpet construction and dyeing methods.
  • Differentiate between various types of fabrics.
  • Estimate textiles for residential budgeting purposes.

Effective as of Fall 2012

Related Programs

INTD 1110 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Interior Design
    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 2018

Books for Fall 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

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.

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Interior Design Swatch Kit
Author Textile Fabric Consultants
Copyright 2018
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-1-93648-043-2
Price $94.95
Required

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Fabric For The Designed Interior
Author Koe
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-50132-184-9
Price $164.95
Optional

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Textiles For Residential & Commercial Interiors
Author Willbanks
Publisher Fairchild
Copyright 2015
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-60901-937-2
Price $168.50
Optional

Winter 2019

No information on books is currently available for Winter 2019 offerings of this course.

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