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INTD 4300 - Commercial Design Studio B

Interior Design Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Students will work through a hospitality project, applying design theories and processes to create a comprehensive solution that supports human behaviour within the built environment. Students will translate and implement their concept and design development by producing a set of interior construction drawings. Students will research and explore design concepts derived from conceptual and spatial analysis to produce a creative solution that responds to factors such as health, life safety, and welfare, in addition to functional and aesthetic considerations. Students will demonstrate the ability to work through the design process to create innovative design solutions that support conceptual and spatial analysis.


65% in COMM 2320 and INTD 3110 and INTD 3230* and INTD 3310 and INTD 3300 and INTD 4320 and INTD 4350* (*May be taken concurrently).



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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Journal, sketch and document research data.
  • Analyse and synthesize information to appropriately respond to the design program.
  • Develop a strong design concept, implementing it into all components of the solution in hospitality projects such as bars and/or restaurants.
  • Explore designs three-dimensionally through models, sketches or volume studies.
  • Verbally present design concepts to effectively communicate design direction.
  • Incorporate human factor considerations within a design solution.
  • Select sustainable materials and finishes.
  • Provide a creative environment which reflects health, life-safety, welfare, accessibility, code compliance and sustainable design.
  • Prepare a set of AutoCAD working drawings.
  • Prepare an FF&E plan with specifications

Effective as of Winter 2016

Related Programs

INTD 4300 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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