Teaches history of furnishings and interiors from the ancient world to the present. Lecture 3 hours per week.
GENERAL COURSE PURPOSE
The purpose of this course is to awaken the student's involvement in the modern movement and show how the past and the present shape interior and environmental design.
ENTRY LEVEL COMPETENCIES
Upon completion of this course, the student will acquire sufficient knowledge to be able to identify historical and contemporary architecture, interiors and furniture and be able to apply that expertise to the practice of interior design.
In order to achieve these objectives the student will be required to attend slide lectures, go on field trips, prepare a notebook and complete a research report.
MAJOR TOPICS TO BE INCLUDED