Interior Design (ID)

Credit Courses

ID 100 Introduction to Interior Design (1 Unit)

Corequisites: ID 100L.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 103 and proficiency in MATH 4 or MATH 41.

Hours: 18 (18 lecture)

Overview of the interior design profession and preparation for a career in that field. How the interior designer contributes to the design team, and how the interior designer works and communicates with the client and consultants.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

ID 100L Introduction to Interior Design Lab (1 Unit)

Corequisites: ID 100.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 103 and proficiency in MATH 4 or MATH 41.

Hours: 54 (54 lab)

Assigned projects focus on application of content presented in ID100 and promote understanding of the responsibilities of interior designers, facilitate development of a vocabulary, and to communicate with clients and consultants. Students will apply the design process to analyze and improve interior spaces.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

ID 101 Space Planning And Lighting (3 Units)

Corequisites: DRFT 120.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 103 and proficiency in MATH 1 or MATH 41.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

In this hands-on course, students study the development of interior spaces, both residential and commercial. Topics include the design process, codes, human factors, space requirements and furniture layouts. Elements of lighting design and room-by-room lighting options will be taught.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

ID 102 Textiles (3 Units)

Corequisites: DRFT 120

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 103 and proficiency in MATH 1 or MATH 41.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Overview of the types of textiles and their composition and characteristics to aid in informed textile-related decision making by the interior design professional.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

ID 103 Historical Furniture (3 Units)

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 103 and proficiency in MATH 1 or MATH 41.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Study of furniture and interior styles, from antiquity to contemporary design. Study of the evolution of furniture design elements within the historical context of their construction and use. Includes identification of unique design elements of selected pieces of furniture.

Transfer Information: CSUGE Area C1, CSU Transferable

ID 104 Materials And Installations (3 Units)

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 103 and proficiency in MATH 1 or MATH 41.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Introduction to the materials and installation processes common to the field of interior design. Includes residential and commercial applications. Emphasizes procurement, pricing and manufacturers' specifications.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

ID 105 Kitchen And Bathroom Design (3 Units)

Corequisites: DRFT 120.

Course Advisories: ART 140 and DRFT 124.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 103 and proficiency in MATH 1 or MATH 41.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Study of kitchen and bathroom design in a residential setting. Thorough analysis of kitchen shapes, layouts, construction, space plans, materials, products, lighting and accessories. Forty kitchen design guidelines identified. Emphasis on plans, cabinet measurements, traffic paths and work triangles. Special emphasis on barrier-free designs in kitchens and baths.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

ID 106 Business Practices And Design (3 Units)

Corequisites: DRFT 124.

Course Advisories: ART 140.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 98 and ENG 103 and proficiency in MATH 4 or MATH 41.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Surveys the standard materials for interior design presentation to an actual residential or commercial client. Focuses on the development of a portfolio; verbal and graphic presentation; exploration of media common to the marketplace; and gaining proficiency in the application of business practices to interior design.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

ID 290 Work Experience In Interior Design (1-4 Units)

Prerequisites: ID 101 or ID 102 or ID 103 or ID 104 or ID 105.

Corequisites: ID 100.

Hours: 300 (300 lab)

Work experience on a job/project directly related to interior design, to acquire skills and attitudes to enter and/or progress in interior design occupation. Students have been enrolled in at least one class (other than Work Experience) in their major, plus have a major-related work experience station. Course restricted to 3 repetitions

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

Noncredit Courses

ID NC001 Kitchen Design (0 Units)

Hours: 27 (27 lecture)

Study of kitchen design in a residential setting. Thorough analysis of kitchen shapes, layouts, construction, floor plans, materials and lighting. Thirty one kitchen design guidelines identified. Emphasis on cabinet types and measurements, traffic paths and work triangles. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

ID NC002 Bathroom Design (0 Units)

Hours: 27 (27 lecture)

Study of bathroom design in a residential setting. Thorough analysis of bathroom shapes, layouts, construction, floor plans, fixtures, materials, lighting and accessories. Twenty seven bathroom design guidelines identified. Emphasis on barrier-free design. Course restricted to 98 repetitions