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    Fall 2014 registration is now open! You can explore courses here

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    Design Studies Courses
    3 credit $1760.00
    3 credit audit $1320.00
    1.5 credit $948.00
    1.5 credit audit $711.00
    1.0 credit $640.00
    1.0 audit $480.00

    Sustainable Design Courses
    1.5 credit $1494.00
    1.5 credit audit $1121.00

    Please use Self-Service for workshop and seminar pricing.


      Residential Interiors

      Courses and Certificate

      Residential Interiors Studio

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        The Residential Interiors certificate is no longer accepting new students. If you have questions, please contact pce@the-bac.edu.

        Residential Interiors Courses and Certificate Curriculum

        Required courses included:

        • Introductory Drafting & Drawing
        • Color Theory in Practice for the Residential Interior Decorator 
        • History of Interior Design & Furniture 
        • Interior Decoration Introductory Studio - IDIS (Pre-reqs: Intro to Drafting/Drawing and Color Theory)  
        • Lighting for the Home Studio - Offered Spring Only (Pre-reqs: IDIS and associated pre-reqs)
        • Online Materials, Finishes, & Resources - Offered Fall Only (Pre-reqs: IDIS and associated pre-reqs)
        • Business Practices for Decorators (Pre-reqs: IDIS and associated pre-reqs)
        • Residential Interiors Studio (This is the capstone studio. All of the above courses must be completed) 
        One General Elective. Suggestions include:
        • Residential Textiles - Offered Spring Only
        • Construction Applications 
        • Online Residential Interior for Lifetime Living 
        One Design Media Elective. Suggestions include:
        • SketchUp I: 3D Modeling & Illustration 
        • Perspective Drawing
        • AutoCAD I: Residential Interior Documentation
        One Specialized Studio Elective. Suggestions include:
        • Kitchen & Bath Design Studio I 
        • A Place for Everything: Cabinetry Design throughout the Home Studio