Art and Design - Interior Design Course Plan

Catalog Year 2016-2017

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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

Project Management and Design (ARTD 100) 3 credits
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
Math GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 16 credits

Spring Semester

Basic Design 3D (ARTS 102) 3 credits
Creative Suite (ARTD 210) 3 credits
Art History from 1450 (ARTS 217) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 105) 1 credits
Bible Survey (BIBL 100) 3 credits
Introduction to Communication (COMM 100) 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 32 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

Interior Foundations (ARTD 330) 3 credits
Color Theory for Designers (ARTD 307) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 105) 1 credits
History/Politics GE Requirement 3 credits
Philosophy and Literature (HUMA 205) 3 credits
Social Science GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 48 credits

Spring Semester

History of Architecture and Apparel (ARTD 300) 3 credits
Textiles Foundations (ARTD 303 ) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 105) 1 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
Natural Science GE Requirement 4 credits
Art, Beauty, and Truth (HUMA 290) 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 64 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

Sewn Products Development (ARTD 230) 3 credits
Architectural Graphics (ARTD 311) 3 credits
Informed Interior Design (ARTD 340) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 305) 1 credits
History and Theology of Christianity (RELI 300) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 80 credits

Spring Semester

Design Foundations (ARTD 250) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 305) 1 credits
Professional Design Collaboration (Professional Designation) (ARTD 415) 3 credits
Kitchen and Bath Design (Professional Designation) (ARTD 440 ) 3 credits
Bible GE Requirement 3 credits
Intercultural GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 96 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Professional Development (ARTD 491) 2 credits
Art and Christ (ARTS 460) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 305) 1 credits
The Business of Design (Professional Designation) (ARTD 417) 3 credits
Engaging Christ in Transition (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 111 credits

Spring Semester

CAD for Interiors (ARTD 431 ) 3 credits
Portfolio Development (ARTD 492) 2 credits
Proessional Networking (ARTS 305) 1 credits
Design Internship (Professional Designation) (ARTD 475) 3 credits
Suggested Elective: GEED 218 Developing Professional Identity 1 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 2 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 126 credits

Notes

Some courses are offered on an every other year basis. Speak with your faculty advisor about when specific classes are being offered and adjust your plan accordingly.