Interior Design

Course Listing

Interior Design
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Published June 1, 2016
This program is available on ground, blended (plus) or online.

Student Learning Outcomes

See ge.artinstitutes.edu/programoffering/486 for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

Program Courses

ID104 Drafting I
ID124 Introduction to Interior Design
ID126 Drafting II
ID128 Design Basics 3-D
ID136 Human Factors
ID137 Programming and Space Planning I
ID138 Sketching and Rendering
ID139 CAD I
ID140 Textiles
ID141 Presentation Techniques
ID143 History of Architecture, Interiors and Furniture I
ID216 Hospitality Design
ID219 Codes and Regulations
ID221 Residential Design I
ID223 CAD II
ID240 Kitchen & Bath Design
ID244 Fundamentals of Construction Documents
ID254 Materials and Specifications
ID272 Building and Mechanical Systems
ID301 Commercial Design I
ID307 Interior Detailing
ID310 3-D Digital Modeling
ID311 Environmental and Sustainable Design
ID312-C Advanced Construction Documents
ID320 Lighting Design
ID323 3-D Digital Rendering
ID342 History of Architecture, Interiors and Furniture II
ID346 Institutional Design
ID400 Furniture Design
ID404 Commercial Design II
ID405 Professional Practice
ID414 Residential Design II
ID424 Project Management
ID426 Portfolio Preparation
ID436 Portfolio
INT419 Internship
Program Elective
Program Elective
Program Elective

Foundational Courses

ART106 Design Fundamentals
ART108 Observational Drawing
ART111 Perspective Drawing
ART114 Color Fundamentals
CD400 Career Development

General Education Courses

ARTS1303 Art History I
ARTS1304 Art History II
ENGL1301 English Composition
ENVR1401 Environmental Science
MATH1310 College Mathematics
PSYC2301 General Psychology
SOCI1306 Social Problems
SPCH1315 Public Speaking

Program Electives

Humanities English Elective (choose one):

ENGL1302 Introduction to Literature
ENGL2307 Creative Writing
ENGL2311 Business Writing for Professionals
ENGL3511 Literature and Film Analysis

Humanities History Elective (choose one):

HIST1301 U.S. History I
HIST1302 U.S. History II
HIST2321 World Civilizations I
HIST2322 World Civilizations II

Mathematics and Science Elective (choose one):

BIOL1308 Biology
MATH4332 Mathematics for Decision Making
PHYS1301 Physics

Social Science Elective (choose one):

PSYC2319 Social Psychology
PSYC3019 Human Sexuality

TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION 180

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Note: The Art Institute of Houston reserves the right to alter the sequencing of classes. Some courses are offered on a rotating basis. Students should consult their Academic Advisors and/or Department Chair when creating their course schedules to ensure they are following the recommended sequence. Students must meet all co/prerequisites for courses.