Interior Design BFA Course Plan

Catalog Year 2019-2020

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Major Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements.

Major Elective

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements, or replaced with an equivalent course.

Gen-Ed Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill general education requirements.

Elective

Can be chosen from a selection of courses.

See MyGFU for detailed academic requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester

Basic Design 2D (ARTS 101) 3 credits
Drawing 1 (ARTS 111) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 105) 1 credits
Knowing and Being Known (LIBA 100) 3 credits
I Believe (THEO 101) 3 credits
Math GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 16 credits

Spring Semester

Basic Design 3D (ARTS 102) 3 credits
Art History Survey from 1450 (ARTS 217) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 105) 1 credits
Interior Foundations (INTD 200) 3 credits
I Believe (THEO 102) 3 credits
Introduction to Communication (COMM 100) 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 32 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

History of Art, Architecture and Furniture (INTD 360) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 105) 1 credits
Space Planning & Programming (INTD 300) 3 credits
Architectural Rendering (INTD 220) 3 credits
History or Politics GE Requirement 3 credits
Social Science GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 48 credits

Spring Semester

Textile Foundations (INTD 210) 3 credits
Lighting for Interiors (INTD 213) 1.5 credits
CADD I (INTD 131) 3 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
Philosophy & Literature (HUMA 205) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15.5 credits
Cumulative Total 63.5 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

Materials & Resources (INTD 212) 3 credits
Informed Interior I:Building Systems (INTD 320) 2 credits
Natural Science GE Requirement 4 credits
Bible Elective GE Requirement (BIBL 215/315 or RELI 215) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Suggested: Internships-Finding and Landing (CPAS 216) 1 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 79.5 credits

Spring Semester

Creative Suite (ARTD 110) 3 credits
CADD II (INTD 331) 1.5 credits
Detailing Interiors (INTD 311) 3 credits
Informed Interior II:Building Codes (INTD 321) 2 credits
Residential Design Studio (INTD 411) 3 credits
Digital Construction Lab I (INTD 431 ) 1 credits
Global/Intercultural GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 16.5 credits
Cumulative Total 96.0 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Art and Christ (ARTS 460) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 305) 1 credits
Interior Design Internship (INTD 475) 3 credits
Interior Design Professional Practice (INTD 492) 2 credits
Engaging Christ in Transition (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 111.0 credits

Spring Semester

Commercial Design Studio (INTD 412) 3 credits
Digital Construction Lab II (INTD 432) 1 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 305) 1 credits
HUMA 290 or Fine Arts GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 6 credits
Suggested Elective: Navigating College to Career (CPAS 318) 1 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 126.0 credits

Notes

Suggested Electives: Any ARTD/ARTS course in a media of interest, ARTD 393:Design in Practice, ARTD 492:Portfolio Development, MKTG 360:Digital Marketing