Course Outline - 2 Year Interior Design
What is Design?
Designer’s primary concern: Optical organ and Property of Light
Visual perception: Gestalt Laws.
Free hand Drawing
Elements of Design
Understanding of Grey Scale
Origin of Colour, Colour Properties, Colour Wheel
Colour Harmonies: Step I & Step II
Munsell Colour System
Understanding of Texture: The visible and tactile surface of a substance or material.
Principles of Design
Composition: Relationship between Space, Form and Colour
Form, Space and Structure
Introduction to Computers: Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Internet
Geometry & Graphics
Freehand Drawing with application of Colour
Understanding of Texture (continued)
Addition and Subtraction
Interrelationship between Colour and Space
Drafting & Rendering
Measurement & Dimensions, Measurement Survey, Scale , Scale Drawing
Computer Application in Design:
Introduction to Computer Graphics
Application of Adobe Illustrator Software in Visual image making
Working with Text, Line, Shapes & Objects
Design Project 1 - Unique Problem Solution
Design Project 2 - Ethnic / Vernacular
Design Project 3 - Residence
History of Interior Design
Perspective Drawing – 1 point & 2 point
Interior Construction – Masonry, Concrete Work, Roofing, Arches, Lintels, Partitions, Flooring, False Ceiling, Wall Fining, Painting, etc.
Materials – Wood-work, carpentry, joinery, Plywood, Furniture making
Interior Furnishing – Curtains, Drapery, Upholstery, etc.
Services – Plumbing / Sanitary, Acoustics, AC.
Design Project 1 - Office
Design Project 2 – Heritage, Classical
Materials – Applications, Specifications, Product Survey, Pricing.
Materials – Workshop, Practical, Estimate, costing.
Services – Illumination, Automation
Professional Practice - BOQ, Tender, Billing.
Damp proofing, Pest Control, Fire Safety