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INTD 2130 - Colour for Interior Design

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 will provide students with a background in colour theory as it relates to interior design including colour schemes. The class consists of lectures, discussions and in-class exercises through individual and group work. Topics will include the physics of colour, colour theories, physiology of colour, psychology of colour, colour in art, focusing on the application of colour in residential design.

Prerequisite(s)

COMM 1120 and 65% in INTD 1100

Credits

3.0

Cost

$572.81

Fall 2021

Below are four offerings of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 39079

Thu Sep 09 - Thu Dec 02 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 02 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 BBY

Instructor

Joanne Crozier

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$572.81

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites: 50% in COMM 1120 and 65% in INTD 1100 ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice. If you wish to be placed on the INTD Department maintained waitlist for this course, please email INTD_Waitlist@bcit.ca with the following information: Your Name, Student Number, Course Number, and CRN. Please note - waitlist requests are not accepted until after 9:30am on Registration Day. No class held November 11th - Remembrance Day.

2 seats remaining as of Jul 25, 2021 2:18 pm (PDT). Availability may change at any time.

CRN 39076

Tue Sep 07 - Tue Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 23 Tue 09:00 - 12:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 411

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$572.81

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites: 50% in COMM 1120 and 65% in INTD 1100 ***Please note*** - Students who do not meet the mandatory prerequisites will be dropped without notice. If you wish to be placed on the INTD Department maintained waitlist for this course, please email INTD_Waitlist@bcit.ca with the following information: Your Name, Student Number, Course Number, and CRN. Please note - waitlist requests are not accepted until after 9:30am on Registration Day.

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

Full

CRN 48181

Wed Sep 08 - Wed Oct 13 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Oct 13 Wed 09:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 411

Instructor

Deanna Kilt

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$572.81

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites: 50% in COMM 1120 and 65% in INTD 1100 ***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. If you wish to be placed on the INTD Department maintained waitlist for this course, please email INTD_Waitlist@bcit.ca with the following information: Your Name, Student Number, Course Number, and CRN. Please note - waitlist requests are not accepted until after 9:30am on Registration Day.

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

Full

CRN 39078

Wed Oct 20 - Wed Nov 24 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 20 - Nov 24 Wed 09:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 411

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$572.81

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites: 50% in COMM 1120 and 65% in INTD 1100 ***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. If you wish to be placed on the INTD Department maintained waitlist for this course, please email INTD_Waitlist@bcit.ca with the following information: Your Name, Student Number, Course Number, and CRN. Please note - waitlist requests are not accepted until after 9:30am on Registration Day.

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:

  • Describe the additive and subtractive colour wheel and the colour relationships.
  • Identify the value and intensity of a given hue.
  • Analyze the differences between tints, tones, and shades.
  • Discuss the perception of colour in different contexts to reliably predict the results of colour usage.
  • Utilize the psychological and physiological effects of colour as a tool for creating a specific ambience.
  • Explain the scientific, historical, aesthetic, and psychological aspects of colour.
  • Employ colour, texture, and pattern in a design with an understanding of the importance of balance distribution and value throughout the space.
  • Create harmonious colour palettes for a variety of residential spaces.
  • Assemble a colour and material board to articulate a colour scheme in a clear and professional manner.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

INTD 2130 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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