ID - Interior Design Outcomes

AAS: Interior Design

  • Apply the principles and concepts of color and design throughout the creation of residential client-based projects.
  • Produce architecturally accurate drawings by applying correct architectural graphics and drafting standards.
  • Incorporate and articulate appropriate historical perspectives in creating residential projects.
  • Apply research and evaluation skills in the selection and use of products/ materials including sustainable design applications.
  • Apply building codes and an understanding of the Americans with Disability Act to residential design projects.
  • Utilize an understanding of professional practice methodology, ethics, selling techniques, and communication/ listening skills.
  • Apply skills in leadership, negotiation, interpersonal and teamwork communication. 06.2012

Two Year Certificate: Kitchen and Bath

  • Identify aesthetic and spatial requirements for a project, by observation of space and client interview; create design solutions using elements and principles of design.
  • Apply universal and accessible design criteria to meet client needs.
  • Incorporate environmental considerations, using knowledge of sustainable building practices and specification of sustainable products, materials and appliances.
  • Prepare contract documents, using industry standards for written and graphic communication. 01.2011

One- Year Certificate: Design for Accessibility and Aging in Place

  • Identify design criteria required for universally-designed residential interiors.
  • Consult with other designers, builders and architects on design requirements for interiors that do not discriminate based on ability of clients and users. 2.2011

Less than One-Year Certificate: Interior Furnishings

  • Source and specify interior furnishings that include furniture, finishes, floor coverings, light fixtures and window treatments.
  • Apply skills associated with the sales industry side of the interior design and decorating professions.
  • Guide interior design and decorating clients in procuring appropriate furnishings