INTD204. BUILDING SYSTEMS (3 CR.: 1 LEC; 4 STU)

This Course develops an understanding of the basic structural theories systems for buildings. This is followed by an overview of building components with a focus on structural impact for interior design practice. Students are also introduced to the function of environmental support systems, including the basic technical requirements for building systems (mechanical, electrical, and fire detection/control) and how they affect interior design decisions and construction drawings.