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2014-2015 University Catalog Roadmaps - College of the Arts

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design - 5 Year Plan

Five Year Plan - 132 Units Required

Courses in bold must be completed with a C or higher to meet major specific admission criteria.

2.5 overall GPA; 3.0 GPA in all art/art history courses required for admission to major.

Course Units Course Units
Semester 1 Semester 2
DESN 120A Foundation Two Dimensional 3 DESN 120B Foundation Three Dimensional 3
DESN 132A Perspective/Rendering Systems 3 DESN 132B Perspective/Rendering Systems 3
DESN 110 (C1) 3 GE Foundation Class 3
DESN 151 Industrial Design Materials and Tools 2 DESN 141 Interior Architectural Drafting 3
GE Foundation Class 3 GE Foundation Class 3
Total Units 14 Total Units 15
Semester 3   Semester 4 - Take Writing Proficiency Exam  
DESN 142 Space Planning 3 DESN 143 Materials of Interiors 3
DESN 246 Computer Aided Drafting 3 DESN 232 Rapid Visualization 3
DESN 268 History (C1) 3 GE Class 3
GE Foundation Class 3 GE Class 3
GE Class 3    
Total Units 15 Total Units 12
Semester 5 - Apply for Portfolio Review   Semester 6 - Submit Portfolio  
DESN 340 Design Drawing and Processes 3 DESN 312 Interior Architectural Model Building 3
DESN 244 Lighting Design for Interior Architecture 3 DESN 245 Building Systems for Interior Arch 3
DESN 255 2D Computer Aided Graphics 3 GE Class 3
GE Class 3 GE Class 3
GE Class 3    
Total Units 15 Total Units 12
Semester 7 - Junior Studio   Semester 8 - Junior Studio  
DESN 341A Interior Design (Fall only) 4 DESN 341B Interior Design (Spring only) 4
DESN 342 Int. Arch Presentation (Fall only) 3 DESN 343 AdvancedDrafting/Detail (Spring only 3
DESN 367 History and Theory of Arch (Fall only) 3 DESN 369 Hist of Furn/Dec Arts (Spring Only) 3
GE Capstone (DESN 370 - Writing Intensive Capstone) 3 UD DESN Elective 3
Total Units 13 Total Units 13
Semester 9 - Senior Studio   Semester 10 - Senior Studio  
DESN 441A Adv. Interior Design (Fall only) 4 DESN 441B Adv Interior Design (Spring only) 4
DESN 440 Professional Practices (Fall only) - Integrated Learning Capstone 3    
DESN 346 Computer Aided Design 3D Modeling 3    
Total Units 10 Total Units 4