INTD303. INTERIOR MATERIALS AND SPECIFICATIONS (3 CR.: 1 LEC; 4 STU)

PREREQUISITE: INTD204. BUILDING SYSTEMS

This Course introduces students to the properties and specifications of appropriate materials, other than those sofa structural nature, which are appropriate for the interior environments including materials for floors, walls, ceilings, windows, and other interior surfaces. Special attention is given to the health effects and environmental impact of material choices in interior design. Students investigate the designer's role and responsibility in the process of material selection in order to provide aesthetic, standard compliance, and sustainable finish specifications for a variety of spaces.