This course is crafted to provide the knowledge, competencies and skills necessary to operate in a challenging and challenging global environment. The subjects of the program have a strategic focus that tackles practical issues and concepts and develops the skills required by modern interior design. At the completion of this course, one should be able to work in various fields as an interior designer, Visual Merchandiser, exhibition designer, teacher, etc.
Study the importance of Fabrics in interior design and understand fabric selection and other woven material for an interior space. Emphasis will be laid on understanding the various types of fibres and woven and non-woven fabrics used in interior design and their manufacturing process. At the end of the course, you will have a thorough knowledge of the variety and usage if the fabrics available for interior design.
This course is designed to explore the designing, production and usage of furniture in an interior space. You will learn to appreciate furniture as functional art and will also study the history and evolution of furniture by doing various projects.
In this subject, emergent new media design methods will be examined in a broad context of evolving cultural, technological, sociological and scientific developments. You will have the opportunity to develop your collective and personal communication skills to convey complex ideas in the built environment and apply methods for crafting the message, presentation techniques and personal web communication. The course will address the marketing and public relations for design firms as an extension of the designer’s voice.
Interior design does not exist in a vacuum but is embodied in the historical agenda of its time. In Concept & Style Studio, we will explore the catalysts of style and design throughout particular periods of design history and their influences through readings, discussions, slide lectures, and design projects. Projects dealing with residential, hospitality, and retail environments as well as the purely conceptual, will deal with stylistic and influential issues and solutions and will draw on precedents of style for inspiration.
This course will be an introduction to the art and technology of lighting and will explore the use of lighting as a design element in the interior environment. As a part of this course, you will analyse interior lighting installations, select appropriate light fixtures and prepare a lighting plan for various interior spaces.
The design community, along with society as a whole, has become aware that a new, more bio-friendly approach to design must be taken if we are to stop polluting our planet, wasting energy and resources, and jeopardizing our own health and that of other species. Design firms are therefore being looked to for expertise in these areas and educated designers must be conversant with both the design strategies and building technologies associated with environmentally responsible structures and spaces. This studio course is designed to acquaint budding designers with the implementation strategies for such design, through a series of lectures, case studies, and projects.
Attain the professional skills needed to create experiences that engage, educate and entertain audiences, and to assume the responsibilities of storytellers, communicators and visitor advocates.
Gain a basic understanding of the field of visual merchandising and display through studying the various elements that comprise the discipline. These elements include colour, composition, lighting, store interiors and exteriors, window construction, mannequins, fixtures and graphics and signage.