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INTD 2130 - Colour for Interior Design

Interior Design Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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

$536.53

Spring/Summer 2019

Below are four offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.

CRN 61876

Tue Apr 09 - Tue Jun 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 25 Tue 09:00 - 12:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 351

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

Cost

$536.53

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites 50% in COMM 1120 65% in INTD 1100 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 in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 61874

Wed Apr 10 - Wed Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 26 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 353

Instructor

Deanna Kilt

Course Outline

Cost

$536.53

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites 50% in COMM 1120 65% in INTD 1100 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 in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 61875

Wed May 22 - Wed Jul 03 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 22 Wed 09:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 401
May 29 - Jul 03 Wed 09:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 353

Instructor

Alison Bell

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$536.53

Notes

  1. This class is held on Wednesdays from 9:00-1600. **There is no late registration for this course. Students must attend the first class. Mandatory Prerequisites 50% in COMM 1120 65% in INTD 1100 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 will be held on June 5th - Professional Development Day.

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

Full

CRN 66184

Wed Jul 10 - Wed Aug 14 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jul 10 - Aug 14 Wed 09:00 - 16:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 411

Instructor

Robin Noble

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$536.53

Notes

  1. This class is held on Wednesdays from 9:00-1600. **There is no late registration for this course. Students must attend the first class. Mandatory Prerequisites, 50% in COMM 1120, 65% in INTD 1100. 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.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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:

  • Apply colour harmonies to design solutions.
  • 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.
  • Employ colour, texture, and pattern in a design with an understanding of the importance of balance distribution and value throughout the space.
  • Assemble a colour and material visual presentation to articulate a colour scheme in a clear and professional manner.
  • Create a harmonious colour palette for a given space.
  • Identify the value and intensity of a given hue.
  • Analyze the differences between tints, tones, and shades.
  • Write a concept statement pertaining to a colour scheme.
  • Describe the additive and subtractive colour wheel and the colour relationships.
  • Explain the scientific, historical, aesthetic, and psychological aspects of colour.

Effective as of Fall 2015

Related Programs

INTD 2130 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.

Spring/Summer 2019

Books for Spring/Summer 2019 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 $137.95
Required

Understanding Color: An Introduction
Author Holtzschue
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11892-078-7
Price $84.50
Optional

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