Interior Design – Occupational Skills Certificate

Top Code: 1302.00

The curriculum prepares students to transfer to a 4-year Interior Design program or seek employment in the interior design industry as entry-level designers. Emphasis is on a solid foundation in the area of Interior Design. Students will develop a portfolio.

An Occupational Skills Certificate is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Program Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate a command of the vocabulary of the interior design field, and an understanding of the components of interior design.
  2. Create original design projects that analyze, define, and solve problems in interior design, including space planning, materials and furnishings, design communication and visualization.
  3. Utilize the critique process to analyze design solutions and the effectiveness of the visual communication of projects.
  4. Create and present a portfolio of original student work that represents the necessary skills and an understanding of the principles and elements of design relative to the profession of interior design.

Requirements for the Occupational Skills Certificate

ART 016PERSPECTIVE3
ART 032ADESIGN-THREE DIMENSIONAL3
ART 041AINTERIOR DESIGN: SPACE PLANNING AND MATERIALS I3
ART 041BINTERIOR DESIGN: SPACE PLANNING AND MATERIALS II3
ART 041CINTERIOR DESIGN: SPACE PLANNING AND MATERIALS III3
Total Units15

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ART 001AHISTORY OF WESTERN ART - PREHISTORIC THROUGH MEDIEVAL3
ART 001BHISTORY OF WESTERN ART3
ART 031ACOLOR AND COMPOSITION-TWO DIMENSIONAL DESIGN3
ART 031BCOLOR THEORY3
ART 033APRODUCT DESIGN APPLICATION I3
DMA 010DIGITAL ART: DESIGN FOUNDATION3