Study Plan - Bachelor of Science in Interior Design

Semester Course Code Subject Title Prerequisite Credit Hours
Semester 1 DESI 101 Introduction to Design (Studio)   4
DESI 121 Design Theory   3
DESI 141 Drafting & Modeling   3
LNG 171 English 1   3
MTH 112 Calculus 1 Pass Math Placement Test or MTH-012 3
Total 16
Semester 2 DESI 102 Fundamentals of Design (Studio) DESI 101 4
DESI 122 Human Factors  DESI 101 3
DESI 142 Freehand Drawing & Rendering   3
LNG 172 English II LNG 171 3
GED- 195E Descriptive Geometry   3
Total 16
Semester 3 DESI 220 Design Principles (Studio) DESI 102 6
DESI 211 Construction & Design Integration 1 DESI 102 3
DESI 270 Sustainability of Buildings 1 DESI 101 3
HISD 201 History of Architecture & Interior Design 1 LNG 172 3
Total 15
Semester 4 DESI 221 Design Methods (Studio) DESI 220 6
DESI 212 Construction & Design Integration 2 DESI 211 3
DESI 231 Computer Aided Design DESI 102 3
HISD 231 History of Architecture & Interior Design 2 HISD 201 3
Total 15
Semester 5 INDE 330 Residential Design (Studio) DESI 221 6
INDE 300 Textiles DESI 102 3
DESI 320 Environmental Systems & Design Integration 1 DESI 221 3
INDE 350 Furniture Design DESI 211 3
LNG 173 Professional Communication Skills LNG 172 3
Total 18
Semester 6 INDE 331 Commercial Design (Studio) INDE 330 6
INDE 320 Building Systems & Codes INDE 330 3
DESI 321 Environmental Systems & Design Integration 2 DESI 320 3
DESI 340 Working Drawings & Detailing INDE 330/ARCH 330 3
    Humanities Elective (1)   3
Total 18
Semester 7 INDE 440 Senior Project - Dissertation (Studio) 300 Series, Chair 6
    Concentration Elective (1)   3
    Concentration Elective (2)   3
    Social & Cultural   3
     Science & Technology   3
Total 18
Semester 8 INDE 441 Senior Project - Design (Studio) INDE 440 6
DESI 400 Professional Business & Portfolio 300 Series 3
GED 198E Islamic Culture   3
     Humanities Elective (2)   3
Total 15
DESI 490 Internship between semester 6&7 or after Semester 8 After 80 Cr.H 3
Total Credit Hours 134