IDES200
Programs, Codes and Standards

Prerequisites: Admission into the professional interior design program

Description: An in-depth study of programs, standards, and codes and their application with which an interior designer is concerned.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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IDES210
Fundamentals of Designing Interior Environments I

Prerequisites: Admitted to Professional Interior Design Program

Description: Introduction to the design and communication of interior environments and the application of design principles.

This course is a prerequisite for: IDES 211

Course details
Credit Hours:5
Max credits per semester:5
Max credits per degree:5
Course Format:SDO

Credit Hours:5

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IDES211
Fundamentals of Designing Interior Environments II

Prerequisites: IDES 210

Description: A continuation of IDES 210 with emphasis on the use of research, process and program in the design of the interior environments.

Course details
Credit Hours:5
Max credits per semester:5
Max credits per degree:5
Course Format:SDO

Credit Hours:5

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IDES300
Interior Design-Materials

Prerequisites: Formal acceptance into the Interior Design Program or permission. Parallel: IDES 350.

Description: In-depth study of the materials with which an interior designer is concerned: floor coverings, wall coverings, lighting and lighting fixtures, window treatments, and accessories.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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IDES301
Material Applications

Prerequisites: IDES 300; formal acceptance into the interior design program; parallel IDES 350.

Description: Structure and surface materials for interior designers and their role in the design process. Conceptual application of materials and the affects that they make in interior environments.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

IDES318
Professional Practices for Interior Design

Prerequisites: IDES 300. Parallel: IDES 351.

Description: Legal, business, and ethical procedures and practices of interior design.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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IDES334
Building Environmental Technical Systems IICrosslisted with ARCH 334

Prerequisites: Admission to the third year architecture or Interior Design Program.

Description: Architectural lighting and acoustical systems of buildings for non-engineers. Fundamentals of light and vision, lighting equipment, requirements for building lighting, fundamentals of sound and hearing, room acoustics, noise control, and basic design methods for both architectural lighting and acoustics.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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IDES350
Interior Design Studio 1

Prerequisites: Formal acceptance into the Interior Design Program by faculty. Parallel: IDES 300.

Description: Emphasis on the design process in the development of problem solving skills related to interior design and the proximate environment, such as interior space planning, programming, and generation of design concept and design alternatives.

Course details
Credit Hours:5
Max credits per semester:5
Max credits per degree:5
Course Format:SDO

Credit Hours:5

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IDES351
Interior Design Studio II

Prerequisites: IDES 300 and 350. Parallel: IDES 318.

Description: Intermediate projects in creative problem solving with emphasis on programming, spacial analysis, and specifications for commercial interiors.

This course is a prerequisite for: DSGN 410; IDES 375

Course details
Credit Hours:5
Max credits per semester:5
Max credits per degree:5
Course Format:SDO

Credit Hours:5

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IDES375
Professional Internship

Prerequisites: Enrollment in, or completion of, IDES 351 Interior Design Studio 2

Description: A required, professionally-oriented experience that must be supervised by a qualified (licensed or registered) design professional and supervised by a faculty coordinator.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:FLD

Credit Hours:1-6

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IDES417
Product DesignCrosslisted with ARCH 417, ARCH 617, ARCH 817

Prerequisites: Junior standing or permission.

Description: Practical investigation in the use of materials and their fabrication process with emphasis on wood, plastic, and steel. Generate a design from conception to a finished product.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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IDES420
BrandingCrosslisted with IDES 820

Prerequisites: Acceptance into the IDES, ARCH or LARC professional program, or into the MS in Architecture programs

Description: An examination of the relationship between the Brand and the Branded Environment and the emotional connections created.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:PSI

Credit Hours:3

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IDES421
Environmental Graphic DesignCrosslisted with IDES 821

Prerequisites: Acceptance into the IDES, ARCH or LARC professional program, or into the MS in Architecture programs

Description: Focuses on the way people understand the built environment. Design for wayfinding, information graphics, architectural graphics such as signage, exhibit design, and themed environments.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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IDES433
Interior Construction Documents

Prerequisites: Admission to the professional program in interior design or permission.

Description: Basic set of construction documents for a small residential or commercial space. Set includes demolition, partition, and reflected ceiling plans, power and communication plans, finish and furnishings plans, interior elevations, sections, details and schedules. Expression of design intent as construction documents is reinforced in lecture, structured studio experiences, and site visits.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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IDES445
History of Interiors and Designed ObjectsCrosslisted with IDES 845

Prerequisites: Admission to the professional program in interior design or architecture.

Description: History and development of interiors and furnishings from prehistoric times to the present day, emphasizing the eighteenth, nineteenth, and twentieth centuries. Interiors and furnishings focused on the West yet considered within a global context.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
ACE Outcomes: ACE 5 Humanities ACE 7 Arts

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 5 Humanities ACE 7 Arts

IDES450
Interior Design Studio IIICrosslisted with IDES 850

Description: Advanced application of the design process with emphasis on complex residential and commercial problems, including systems design, and individual professional objectives.

Course details
Credit Hours:5
Max credits per semester:5
Max credits per degree:5
Course Format:SDO

Credit Hours:5

ACE:

IDES451
Interior Design Studio IVCrosslisted with IDES 851

Prerequisites: IDES 450, prior or concurrent work experience in interior design or related field.

Description: Design of multipurpose interior (contract and residential) spaces with complete drawings and specifications. Individual and team problems.

Course details
Credit Hours:5
Max credits per semester:5
Max credits per degree:5
Course Format:SDO
ACE Outcomes: ACE 10 Integrated Product

Credit Hours:5

ACE:ACE 10 Integrated Product

IDES458
The Changing WorkplaceCrosslisted with ARCH 458, ARCH 558, ARCH 858, IDES 858

Description: Survey and integration of theory, methods, research and findings from the social, behavioral, and managerial sciences as they relate to the design of work environments. Factors effecting change in the contemporary workplace.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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IDES461
Design of Senior HousingCrosslisted with IDES 861

Prerequisites: Acceptance into the IDES, ARCH or LARC professional program, or into the MS in Architecture programs

Description: Focuses on critical issues in aging and their application to the built environment. Theoretical concepts related to aging and the environment will be examined. Emphasis will be placed on the application of evidence based to design to project solutions.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:PSI

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

IDES481
Women in DesignCrosslisted with ARCH 481, ARCH 581, ARCH 881

Prerequisites: Admission to the BSD program or permission.

Description: Intensive study of particular historical and contemporary contributions by women to the design professions related to the built environment. Evaluation of design work by and about women seen in their aesthetic and intellectual context. Examinations of the roles and values of women in design and their impact on the assumptions and issues currently held by the profession.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

IDES482
Advanced Color TheoryCrosslisted with ARCH 482, ARCH 582, ARCH 882, IDES 882

Prerequisites: Admission to the third year in architecture or Interior Design Program; or permission.

Description: Advanced color theories and their application to the Built environment.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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IDES484
Material Culture: The Social Life of ThingsCrosslisted with IDES 884

Description: The theories and practices of material culture. History and interior design--and the broad category of humanity itself--through the lens of material objects.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

IDES486
Evolving Issues in Interior DesignCrosslisted with IDES 886

Prerequisites: Admission to the BSD Program.

Description: Contemporary and controversial issues. Nuances of the field and practice of interior design and its relationship to the allied design disciplines.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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IDES489
Design ResearchCrosslisted with ARCH 489, ARCH 589, ARCH 889, IDES 889, LARC 489

Description: Comprehensive overview of the complementary and contributory relationship between research and design, with a particular emphasis on design research as a projective activity.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

IDES491
Selected Topics in Interior DesignCrosslisted with IDES 891

Description: Group investigation of a topic in interior design originated by instructor.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-24
Max credits per semester:24
Max credits per degree:24
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-24

ACE:

IDES498
Problems in Interior DesignCrosslisted with IDES 898

Description: Individual investigation of a topic in interior design.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-6

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