Interior Design College of Design

IDes 1601

IDes 1601 Interior Design Studio I (4 Credits), offered fall semester only

Prerequisite: Pre-Interior Design major


Course Description

Introduction to the process and communication skills required of the interior design profession.


Course Objectives

  • Use the visual communication skills of the interior design profession, including drafting and sketching, to convey interior design solutions.
  • Explore the principles and elements of design in both two-and three-dimensions.
  • Use the design process employed by the interior design profession.
  • Identify the space standards used when designing for human behavior.
  • Explore solutions for interior environmental problems that emphasize human behavior theory and space planning.
  • Explore concept development.
  • Explore spatial solutions by creating and analyzing options.

Contact Information

College of Design

Saint Paul Offices

32 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Ave, St. Paul, MN 55108

P: 612-626-9068 | F: 612-625-1922

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Minneapolis Offices

101 Rapson Hall, 89 Church St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-626-9068 | F: 612-625-7525

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