Interior Design College of Design

IDes 2621

IDes 2621 Computer Aided Design: Interior Design (4 credits), offered fall semester only


Prerequisites: Pass portfolio review; ID major.


Course Description

An introduction to computer-aided design and its role in interior design. Students are introduced to the use of current computer-aided design software applications for construction drawings, two- and three-dimensional representation, and modeling for interior design problem-solving and presentation. This course is structured to include several current industry software applications such as Revit and AutoCAD.


Course Objectives

  • Become familiar with basic concepts and terms used in computer drafting and modeling.
  • Gain an understanding of the standard uses of two-dimensional computer drafting in the profession using current software applications.
  • Develop skills to utilize the computer as an efficient and innovative two- and three-dimensional tool using current software applications.
  • Develop basic level computer graphic presentation skills.


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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