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INTD 2130 - Colour for Interior Design

Interior Design Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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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

$560.71

Fall 2020

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

CRN 39076

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Nov 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 24 Tue 09:00 - 12:00 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$560.71

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites 50% in COMM 1120 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.

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

Full

CRN 39079

Thu Sep 10 - Thu Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Joanne Crozier

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$560.71

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites 50% in COMM 1120 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.

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

Full

CRN 39078

Wed Oct 21 - Wed Dec 02 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 21 - Dec 02 Wed 09:00 - 16:00 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$560.71

Notes

  1. Registered students MUST attend the first day of class. Mandatory Prerequisites 50% in COMM 1120 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. No class Wednesday, November 11th - Remembrance Day

This course offering is full. Please check back next term 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
    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 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.

Color + Design
Author Reed
Publisher Fairchild
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-50131-678-4
Price $155.50
Required

Understanding Color: An Introduction
Author Holtzschue
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11892-078-7
Price $95.95
Optional

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