Feb 27, 2021  
2010-2011 School of Graduate and Professional Studies Catalog 
2010-2011 School of Graduate and Professional Studies Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ID 620 - Global Sustainable Interior Design Studio

(Cr: 3)
A global look at sustainable interior design strategies that are applied to advanced graduate level studio projects and assignments of various size and complexity based on student area of concentration. Students are introduced to advanced integrated design programming, concept development, schematic design, design development, and presentation.  Special focus on international environmentally responsible design, universal design, international building codes, environmental assessment tools, and sustainable design rating systems are explored and applied. Student’s select project types based on area of concentration to be further researched and investigated within a studio setting. The “Study Abroad Component” of the course includes pre-departure orientation seminars covering all aspects of the tour: opportunities for investigation, group dynamics, problem solving, and team spirit created by cohesiveness within the classroom. During the March spring break students will participate in a professionally led study and research opportunity in a host country. Students will investigate sustainable design issues, philosophies, and practice of other cultures, as well as historical context.