Applied Drafting for Interiors – FACS 244

CG • Section 8WK • 07/01/2018 to 12/31/2199 • Modified 09/05/2023

Course Description

This course builds on previous design training by equipping students to apply design concepts using relevant technologies for interiors.

For information regarding prerequisites for this course, please refer to the Academic Course Catalog.

Rationale

Learning the technologies, applications, and processes for interior design from start to finish is a vital part of the creative design process.

Course Assignment

Textbook readings and lecture presentations

Discussions (2)

Students will complete two discussions.

Business Owner Interview Assignment

Students will interview a client and inquire personnel and equipment requirements, expectations for scope of construction, and business description and operations. 

Interior Project Proposal Assignment

Students will write a two page summary describing the existing floor space, the proposed demolition and construction process. 

Floor Plan Assignment

Students will create an existing, demolition, and proposed floor plan to present to a client. 

Vision Board Assignment

Students will use an online platform to develop a vision board that includes Images and swatches of cabinets, shelving, counters, interior finishes, and décor. 

Three-Dimensional Rendering

Using a rendering software of choice, students will transform their clients' 2D floor plan into a 3D rendering.

Revision Plan Assignment

Students will write a (minimum) one page summary, explaining a revision plan for the Final Presentation Assignment.

Final Presentation Assignment

Students will create a presentation including all elements of the design process to present to selected client.