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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

$290.67

Winter 2018

Below are four offerings of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 80173

Mon Jan 08 - Mon Feb 19 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 411
Jan 15 - Feb 19 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 353

Instructor

Susan Ju

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$290.67

Notes

  1. There will be no classes held on February 12 - Family Day. 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. Mandatory prerequisite: 50% in COMM 1120* (*May be taken concurrently)

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 83139

Wed Feb 14 - Wed Mar 21 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 14 - Mar 21 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 411

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$290.67

Notes

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

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 80080

Thu Feb 15 - Thu Mar 22 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 15 - Mar 22 Thu 09:00 - 12:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

Wayne DeAngelis

Course Outline

Cost

$290.67

Notes

  1. 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 80026

Tue Feb 20 - Tue Mar 27 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 20 - Mar 27 Tue 13:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 411

Instructor

Wayne DeAngelis

Course Outline

Cost

$290.67

Notes

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

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

Full

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are five offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 61900

Sat Apr 07 - Sat May 12 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 07 - May 12 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$290.67

Notes

  1. This is a six-week course. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class. There is a field-trip scheduled on the 3rd or 4th week Friday during the day. 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 section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 61892

Tue Apr 10 - Tue May 15 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - May 15 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 103

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$290.67

Notes

  1. 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 section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 61899

Wed Apr 11 - Wed May 16 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 11 - May 16 Wed 13:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$290.67

Notes

  1. 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 section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 64052

Thu Apr 12 - Thu May 17 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - May 17 Thu 09:00 - 12:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$290.67

Notes

  1. This is a six-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 section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 61898

Wed May 23 - Wed Jun 27 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 23 - Jun 27 Wed 09:00 - 12:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$290.67

Notes

  1. This is a six-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 section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

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.

Winter 2018

Books for Winter 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: Include 84 Fabric Square Material
Author Inc. Textile Fabric Consultants
Publisher Textile Fabric Consultants Inc
Copyright 2015
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-1-93648-016-6
Price $89.50
Required

Fabric for the Designed Interior: Bundle Book + Studio Access Card
Author Frank Theodore Koe
Publisher Fairchild Books
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-50132-184-9
Price $164.95
Optional

Textiles for Residential and Commercial Interiors
Author Amy Willbanks, Nancy Oxford, Dana Miller
Publisher Fairchild Books
Copyright 2015
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-60901-937-2
Price $168.50
Optional

Spring/Summer 2018

No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course.

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