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|Interior Design Certificate
||Engineering and Applied Technology
Total Units: 34
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The Interior Design Certificate of Achievement prepares students for employment in full service interior design firms, retail establishments, architectural firms, space planning agencies, real estate, and development companies.
Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:
For students interested in pursing an Associate degree, a major program is available.
- Apply problem solving to produce practical solutions to clients’ space needs by applying the materials, methods, and principles of interior design, including historical, sustainable and design for special populations;
- Use manual and digital graphic methods and oral presentation skills to communicate interior design solutions to sub-contractors, suppliers, and clients;
- Identify the business practices, building codes, and professional ethics of the interior design trade.
The requirements for the Interior Design Certificate program are:
Complete 34 units from
- Interior Design Requirements
|Interior Design Requirements - complete 34.00 units|
|APTECH 46||Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting||2.00|
|APTECH 59||Architectural CAD Basics||2.00|
|ARCH 27||Architectural 3-D Digital Modeling||2.00|
|ARCH 60||Digital Presentation Graphics||2.00|
|INDE 20||Introduction to Interior Design||3.00|
|INDE 50||Drafting and Drawing for Interiors||3.00|
|INDE 52||Interior Environment and Space Planning||3.00|
|INDE 62.1||History of Furniture 1||3.00|
|INDE 63||Interior Products, Materials, and Lighting||3.00|
|INDE 64.1||Professional Practices for Interior Design||3.00|
|INDE 136||Interior Design Studio||3.00|
|INDE 140||Portfolios for Interior Design||2.00|
|Complete any combination totaling at least 3.00 units from the following:|
|ARCH 2.1||History of World Architecture: Prehistory to Gothic||3.00|
|ARCH 2.2||History of World Architecture: Renaissance to 20th Century||3.00|
|ARCH 2.3||History of World Architecture: 20th Century and Contemporary||3.00|
|ARCH 12||Introduction to Environmental Design||3.00|
|ART 3||Introduction to Art and Design||3.00|
|ART 4||Principles of Color||3.00|
|ART 5||Three Dimensional Design||3.00|
|ART 7A||Drawing and Composition 1||3.00|
|ART 82||Beginning Digital Photography||3.00|
|BMK 51||Principles of Selling||3.00|
|BMK 57||Introduction to Public Relations||1.50|
|BMK 59||Consumer Behavior||1.50|
|CS 71.11||Adobe Illustrator 1||3.00|
|CS 74.11||Introduction to Digital Media||3.00|
|SPCH 1A||Introduction to Public Speaking||3.00|
|SPCH 60||Communication Skills||3.00|
The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
Course Prerequisites and Advisories:
Courses in a program of study may have prerequisites or advisories;
that is, courses that must or should be completed before taking that course.
Please check for prerequisites or advisories by clicking on the course numbers
in the Program Requirements section.