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INTD 4360 - Building Codes and Barrier Free for Interior Design

Interior Design Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

This course will introduce students to the latest edition of the building codes to apply a working knowledge of compliance, code objectives, definitions and appendices as they relate to the built environment. Students will locate and interpret the applicable codes to make appropriate design decisions required for fire protection, occupant safety and accessibility. The course examines the importance of establishing life safety issues, occupancy classification, fire ratings and separations, and means of egress as they relate to the built environment. Students will visit facilities to explore, identify and address code-related situations.

Prerequisite(s)

65% in COMM 2320 and INTD 3100 and INTD 3300 and INTD 3310.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$498.95

Winter 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 74053

Wed Jan 02 - Wed Mar 20 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 02 - Jan 09 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 403
Jan 16 - Mar 20 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 208

Instructor

Wayne DeAngelis

Course Outline

Cost

$498.95

Notes

  1. Mandatory Prerequisites: 50% in General Education Electives (6 credits), 65% in INTD 2500, 70% in COMM 1120, 65% in INTD 3100, 65% in INTD 3300, 65% in INTD 3310, 65% in COMM 2320. 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:

  • Analyze and generate a code-compliant, accessible solution for interior environments.
  • Evaluate drawings to assess code compliance.
  • Determine occupancy classification use, health requirements, fire ratings and separations and life safety issues for interior spaces.
  • Reference current building codes to locate and classify specialized information and apply to design solutions.
  • Determine occupant loads, means of egress, units of exit widths, travel distances, flame spread ratings, and smoke development classifications.

Effective as of Winter 2016

Related Programs

INTD 4360 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

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2019

Books for Winter 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.

Bc Building Code 2012 Without Plumbing (2 Binders) (7610004001)
Author Code
Copyright 2013
Binding Kit/Set/Package
Price $200.00
Required

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Electrical Code Simplified House Wiring (24Th Ed)
Author Knight
Publisher Knight
Copyright 2018
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-92031-266-7
Price $22.95
Required

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Building Access Handbook 2014
Author Code
Copyright 2014
Binding Spiral
Price $28.50
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