Interior Decorating Studio

IDEC 1002

Course description

In this studio course, students focus on assignment and project based learning, and build on knowledge gained in Studio Basics. Students are introduced to the principles of lighting in decorating. Lighting concepts, nomenclature and equipment are defined. Lighting theory and principles are presented in a small scale residential application. Students further develop space planning skills and advance a greater understanding of applications of the elements and principles of decorating. The ability to specify lighting, materials, finishes, furniture, fixtures, and equipment based on specific functional requirements and aesthetic concepts is developed. Interior decorating techniques are applied to small scale residential spaces specific to apartment and condominium living.



Course Hours



Post Secondary level IDEC 1000 Studio Basics Minimum Grade of 50
and (Post Secondary level DRFT 1017 Hand Drafting and Design Tech Minimum Grade of 50
or Post Secondary level DRFT 1011 Hand Draft/Design Intermediate Minimum Grade of 50)

Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

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