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School of Interior Architecture & Design

BFA Interior Arch & Design

First Year - 30.0 Units

First Semester 12.0 Units

  • IAD_100: Conceptual Design
    [Core]
  • IAD_230: Survey of Traditional Interior Architecture
    [Major]
  • FND_113: Sketching for Communication
    [Core]
  • IAD_210: Digital Imaging
    [Major]

Second Semester 18.0 Units

  • IAD_231: Survey of Contemporary Interior Architecture
    [Major]
  • IAD_241: Perspective Drawing Techniques
    [Core]
  • IAD_200: Design of the Built Environment A
    [Core]
  • LA_108: Composition for the Artist
    [Liberal Arts: Written Communications requirement]
  • FND_125: Color and Design
    [Core] *To be taken in Summer.
  • ***_***:
    [Major] *To be taken in Summer.

Second Year - 36.0 Units

Third Semester 15.0 Units

  • IAD_140: Introduction to Construction Documents
    [Core]
  • IAD_220: Color in the Built Environment
    [Major]
  • IAD_245: Materials
    [Core]
  • LA_120: Art History through the 15th Century
    [Liberal Arts: Art Historical Awareness requirement]
  • LA_291: Designing Careers
    [Liberal Arts: Employment Communications & Practices requirement]

Fourth Semester 21.0 Units

  • IAD_250: Design of the Built Environment B
    [Core]
  • IAD_240: Building Construction
    [Core]
  • IAD_280: BIM & Design Graphics
    [Major]
  • LA_121: Art History through the 19th Century
    [Liberal Arts: Art Historical Awareness requirement]
  • (LA_202: English Composition: Creative Persuasion & Argument, OR LA_280: Perspective Journalism)
    [Liberal Arts: Written Communication requirement] [Liberal Arts: Written Communication requirement]
  • LA_236: Survey of Bay Area Architecture
    [Liberal Arts By Advisement Course] *To be taken in Summer.
  • LAN_375: Sketching for Idea Development
    [Core] *To be taken in Summer.

Third Year - 36.0 Units

Fifth Semester 15.0 Units

  • IAD_300: Interior Architecture and Design A
    [Major] ---MIDPOINT REVIEW-----
  • IAD_270: 3D Digital Modeling
    [Major]
  • IAD_330: Introduction to Lighting Design
    [Major]
  • LAN_345: Color Rendering Techniques
    [Major]
  • LA_254: Human-Centered Design
    [Liberal Arts: Quantitative & Human Factors requirement]

Sixth Semester 21.0 Units

  • IAD_350: Interior Architecture and Design B
    [Major]
  • IAD_380: Sustainable Design
    [Major]
  • ***_***:
    [Major]
  • LA_359: Urban Sociology
    [Liberal Arts: Historical Awareness requirement]
  • LA_133: Short Form Writing
    [Liberal Arts: Written Communication requirement]
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts by Advisement Course] *To be taken in Summer.
  • ***_***:
    [Art Elective 1] *To be taken in Summer.

Fourth Year - 30.0 Units

Seventh Semester 12.0 Units

  • IAD_***:
    [Major: Choose from IAD 400, IAD 401, IAD 403, IAD 404, or IAD 475]
  • IAD_450: IAD Portfolio Preparation
    [Core] ---FINAL REVIEW---
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts: Cultural Ideas & Influences requirement]
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts By Advisement course]

Eighth Semester 18.0 Units

  • IAD_***:
    [Major: Choose from IAD 400, IAD 401, IAD 403, IAD 404, IAD 405, or IAD 475]
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Art by Advisement Course]
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts by Advisement Course]
  • ***_***:
    [Art Elective 2]
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts by Advisement Course] *To be taken in Summer.
  • ***_***:
    [Art Elective 3] *To be taken in Summer.