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INTD 3310 - Materials and Environmental Factors

Interior Design Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

This course will examine the environment as it relates to human physical and psychological needs. The course of study will include an introduction to sustainable principles embodied by LEED, Living Building Challenge (LBC), Biomimicry, Life Cycle Analysis and other environmental methodologies as related to commercial and residential interior design. Students will write comprehensive specifications for various materials with consideration of their physical properties.

Prerequisite(s)

70% in COMM 1120 and 65% in INTD 2500 and 65% in COMM 2320* and 65% in INTD 3100* (*May be taken concurrently).

Credits

5.0

Cost

$770.85

Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 56827

Mon Apr 09 - Mon Jun 25 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 25 Mon 18:00 - 22:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 353
Apr 20 - Jun 22 Fri 13:00 - 15:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 352

Instructor

Wayne DeAngelis

Course Outline

Cost

$770.85

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites: 70% in COMM 1120 65% in INTD 2500 50% in 6 credits of approved General Education Electives 65% in INTD 3100 No class will be held on Monday, May 21 - Victoria Day 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.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Cite examples of sustainable design as outlined by building performance criteria such as LEED and Living Building Challenge.
  • Integrate sustainable paradigms such as Regenerative Design and Biomimicry methodology.
  • Specify responsible materials for use in the built environment.
  • Discuss global environmental issues pertaining to or affecting decision making.
  • Specify various materials with consideration of their physical properties.
  • Write comprehensive material specifications.
  • Identify environmental factors that impact indoor air quality.
  • Engage in responsible decision-making with consideration for current and future generations.

Effective as of Fall 2015

Related Programs

INTD 3310 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Interior Design
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Interior Design
    Part-time   Diploma

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Books for Spring/Summer 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.

Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things
Author William McDonough, Michael Braungart
Publisher North Point Press
Copyright 2002
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-86547-587-8
Price $25.95
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