Eight-Semester Plan for B.S. in Interior Design


Interior Design 4-Year Curriculum 


Degree Title: Bachelor of Science Interior Design   
Years to Complete the Degree: 4


Liberal Studies and Electives                                  47 hours

  • WCU Liberal Education Core,  42 hours
  • General Electives,  5 hours

First Year Through Senior Level                              24 hours     

     Art Studio Foundations Courses

  • ART 131 Drawing I ____3 hours 
  • ART 132 2-Dimensional Design ____ 3 hours
  • ART 142 3-Dimensional Design ____  3 hours

      Art Electives- 9 hours of approved Studio Art courses:

  • ART ___ 3 hours 
  • ART ___ 3 hours
  • ART ___ 3 hours 

      Art History- 6 hours from the following:

  • ART 136 Art History I  ____ 3 hours
  • ART 137 Art History II  ____3 hours 
  • IDES 465 Travel Studies ____3-6 hours 


Major Area: Interior Design                                      54 hours

Sophomore Level                                                      24 hours

      Fall Semester

  • IDES 250 Intro to Interior Design  ____3 hours  
  • IDES 251 Architectural Drafting & Design  ____3 hours  
  • IDES 254 Rapid Visualization  ____3 hours  
  • IDES 257 Architectural Construction Processes ____3 hours  

      Spring Semester

  • IDES 252 Survey of Interior Materials  ____3 hours  
  • IDES 255 Space Planning  ____3 hours  
  • IDES 256 Perspective Drawing  ____3 hours  
  • IDES 258 CADD for Interior Design  ____3 hours  

Junior Level, 18 hours

      Fall Semester

  • IDES 351 Lighting Design  ____3 hours 
  • IDES 352 Residential Design I  ____3 hours  
  • IDES 355 History of Design  ____3 hours    

      Spring Semester

  • IDES 356 Contract Design I  ____3 hours  
  • IDES 357 Kitchen and Bath I  ____3 hours 

      Summer Session

      •   IDES 389/483 Cooperative Ed/Internship  ____3 hours  

Senior Level, 15 hours

      Fall Semester

  • IDES 450 Residential Design II  ____3 hours  
  • IDES 451 Kitchen and Bath II  ____3 hours  

      Spring Semester

  • IDES 455 Contract Design II  ____3 hours  
  • IDES 456 Professional Practices  ____3 hours  
  • IDES 457 Senior Capstone  ____3 hours  


Total Degree Program 128 hours

 

 

 

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