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INTERIOR DESIGN (IDES)
College of Design
DHA Interior Design
 
IDES 1601 - Interior Design Studio I
(4.0 cr; Prereq-Interior design pre-major or interior environments minor; A-F or Aud, fall, every year)
Theories used to solve interior design problems related to human behavior. Design process. Communication skills that are required for interior design profession.



IDES 1602 - Interior Design Studio II
(4.0 cr; Prereq-[1601 or DHA 1601] with grade of at least C-, interior design pre-major; A-F only, spring, every year)
Introduction to interior design programming as method for understanding behaviors/requirements of humans in spaces. Use of color in three-dimensional environments. Developing communication skills. Problem-solving.



IDES 2196 - Work Experience in Interior Design
(1.0 - 4.0 cr [max 8.0 cr]; Prereq-Plan submitted/approved by [adviser, internship supervisor], written approval of supervisor, #; S-N only, fall, spring, summer, every year)
Supervised work experience in business, industry, or government, related to student's area of study.



IDES 2603 - Interior Design Studio III
(4.0 cr; Prereq-[1602 or DHA 1602] with grade of at least C-, pass portfolio review, interior design major; A-F only, fall, every year)
Expanding presentation skills, visual communication of design process. Design of interior environment as influenced by neighborhood, adjacent structures, regional context, diverse cultures.



IDES 2604 - Interior Design Studio IV
(4.0 cr; Prereq-[2603 or DHA 2603], 2613; A-F or Aud, spring, every year)
Relationship between exterior/interior design as it pertains to building construction. Methods/materials, principles of structure, building systems, construction details. Interface of electrical, HVAC, plumbing systems in buildings.



IDES 2612 - Interior Materials and Specifications (ENV)
(4.0 cr; Prereq-[Pass portfolio review, interior design major] or interior environments minor or design minor or #; A-F or Aud, spring, every year)
Environmental issues, from global to interior spaces. Effect of building codes/legislation, social awareness. Functional/aesthetic relation of materials/resources to interior design.



IDES 2613 - Interior Structures, Systems, and Life Safety
(4.0 cr; A-F only, fall, spring, every year)
Codes, standards, regulations, and guidelines that govern design of interior space and support life safety. Integration of building systems. Structures for non-residential/residential occupancy. Building/energy codes. Lectures, guest speakers, field trips.



IDES 2621 - Computer Aided Design: Interior Design
(4.0 cr; Prereq-[Interior design major, pass portfolio review] or #; A-F only, fall, every year)
Application of two-/three-dimensional computer drawing in design/visualization of interior space. AutoCAD software used on Windows-based system.



IDES 2622 - Computer Applications I
(2.0 cr; Prereq-Interior design major; A-F only, spring, every year)
Computer-aided design, its role in interior design. Use of software applications for construction drawings, two-/three-dimensional representation. Modeling for interior design problem-solving/presentation.



IDES 3161 - History of Interiors and Furnishings: Ancient to 1750 (GP)
(4.0 cr; A-F or Aud, fall, every year)
Study of European and American interiors and furnishings, including furniture, textiles, and decorative objects.



IDES 3162 - History of Interiors and Furnishings: 1750 to Present (HIS)
(4.0 cr; A-F or Aud, spring, every year)
European/American interiors/furnishings, including furniture, textiles, and decorative objects.



IDES 3170 - Topics in Interior Design
(1.0 - 4.0 cr [max 32.0 cr]; A-F or Aud, fall, spring, summer, every year)
In-depth investigation of specific topic.



IDES 3196 - Field Study: National or International
(1.0 - 4.0 cr [max 10.0 cr]; Prereq-#; A-F or Aud, fall, spring, summer, every year)
Faculty-directed field study in national or international setting.



IDES 3605 - Interior Design Studio V
(4.0 cr; Prereq-[2604 or DHA 2604, 2613] with grade of at least C-, interior design major; A-F only, spring, every year)
Advanced interior design problems dealing with small to medium scale spaces. Emphasizes special-needs populations.



IDES 3606 - Interior Design Studio VI
(4.0 cr; Prereq-[2604 or DHA 2604], 2612; A-F only, fall, every year)
Interior design problems dealing with medium-scale spaces. Focuses on medium office design.



IDES 3612 - Lighting Design
(3.0 cr; Prereq-Interior design major or Interior Environments Minor or #; A-F only, fall, every year)
Lighting as dynamic design element. Psychological aspects of light color/quality/sources. Photometrics, codes, daylighting, energy conservation. How lighting impacts health/well-being. Integrating lighting with interior/architectural elements. Lighting/fixture design. Computer visualization. Lecture, assignments, projects.



IDES 3614 - Interior Design Ethics and Professional Practice (CIV)
(4.0 cr; Prereq-2604 or DHA 2604; or Interior Environments Minor; A-F only, fall, every year)
Business of interior design, professional ethics, and responsible design. Ethical theory/conduct. Responsibility to business, clients, colleagues, and community at large and globally.



IDES 3622 - Computer Applications II
(2.0 cr; Prereq-2622; A-F only, fall, every year)
Advanced concepts/terms in computer modeling. Computer graphics, three-dimensional modeling, rendering, animation to provide representation strategies for interior design problem-solving/presentation. Applications such as Autodesk Revit, AutoCAD, Autodesk 3ds Max Design.



IDES 4160H - Honors Capstone Project
(2.0 cr [max 4.0 cr]; Prereq-Interior design honors; A-F only, fall, spring, every year)
Indivdualizes honors experience by connecting aspects of major program with special academic interests.



IDES 4193 - Directed Study in Interior Design
(1.0 - 4.0 cr [max 8.0 cr]; Prereq-Undergrad, #; A-F or Aud, fall, spring, summer, every year)
Independent study in interior design under tutorial guidance.



IDES 4196 - Internship in Interior Design
(1.0 cr; Prereq-3606, #; S-N or Aud, fall, spring, summer, every year)
Supervised work experience relating activity in business, industry, or government to student's area of study. Integrative paper or project may be required.



IDES 4607 - Interior Design Studio VII
(4.0 cr; Prereq-[[3605, 3606] or [DHA 3605, DHA 3606]] with grade of at least C-; A-F only, fall, every year)
Advanced interior design problems dealing with large scale spaces. Historic precedent, adaptive use, renovation.



IDES 4608 - Interior Design Thesis
(4.0 cr; Prereq-[4615W or DHA 4615W], [4607 or DHA 4607] with grade of at least C-; A-F only, spring, every year)
Comprehensive independent interior design project developed from student-conducted research/program developed in 4615W.



IDES 4615W - Interior Design Research (WI)
(3.0 cr; Prereq-3605 or DHA 3605; A-F only, fall, every year)
Research methods for programming interior design solutions. Developing comprehensive program. Issues that affect interior design research/practices.



IDES 4616 - Sustainable Commercial Interior Design
(3.0 cr; Prereq-2613 or DHA 2613 or Architecture major or #; A-F only, spring, every year)
Intent, requirements, submittals, technologies/strategies to achieve LEED CI standards in existing, new construction, or tenant improvement projects.



IDES 5170 - Topics in Interior Design
(1.0 - 4.0 cr [max 32.0 cr]; Prereq-Jr or sr or grad student; A-F or Aud, fall, spring, summer, every year)
In-depth investigation of specific topic, announced in advance.



IDES 5193 - Directed Study in Interior Design
(1.0 - 4.0 cr [max 8.0 cr]; Prereq-Jr or sr or grad student; A-F or Aud, fall, spring, summer, every year)
Independent study in interior design under tutorial guidance.



IDES 8170 - Topics in Interior Design
(1.0 - 3.0 cr [max 6.0 cr]; A-F or Aud, fall, spring, every year)
In-depth investigation of topic, announced in advance.



IDES 8180 - Professional Seminar
(1.0 - 2.0 cr [max 4.0 cr]; A-F or Aud, fall, spring, every year)
Professional development issues/trends.



IDES 8192 - Readings in Interior Design
(1.0 - 3.0 cr [max 8.0 cr]; Prereq-#; A-F or Aud, fall, spring, summer, every year)
Independent study, review of books/periodicals under tutorial guidance.



IDES 8193 - Directed Study
(1.0 - 3.0 cr [max 8.0 cr]; Prereq-#; A-F or Aud, fall, spring, summer, every year)
Directed study in interior design.



IDES 8222 - Plan B Master's Project
(3.0 cr; Prereq-[DHA or design] master's student, #; S-N or Aud, fall, spring, every year)
Plan B master's project.



 
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