Advanced Diploma in Interior Design

Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: 10+2

Objectives: The program is designed by industry experts, keeping in mind, the cohesive nature of subject complexity that allows students to assimilate Interior Design, Architecture and Technology in a progressive manner. The students develop a deep understanding of the functioning of the Interior design industry with an overview of the architecture (construction, structures and services), lighting, materials etc., within the context of residential and commercial interior space design. The course envisages an in-depth integral industry experience with internship and independent design projects.

Curriculum:

Semester- 1

• History of Art and Architecture
• English & Communication
• Basic Design Principle & Element
• Drawing & Graphics
• Interior Design Material & Finishes
• Workshop- Model Making
• Creativity & Problem Solving
• Basic Computer Application- MS Office
Field Work: – Market Survey & Sourcing
Guest Lecture & Independent Module:- Personality Development

Semester- 2

• History Of Interior Design & Furniture- I
• English & Communication Skills
• Principle Of Interior Design & Space Planning
• Geometric Construction
• Design Process
• 2D-3D Representation
• Ergonomics & Anthropometrics
• Perspective Drawing
• Research Methodology
• Workshop- Photography
• Auto C.A.D.- 2D
• 1BHK+ Small Retail, Commercial Outlet, Kiosk Design
Field Work: – Market Survey & Sourcing
Guest Lectures & Independent Modules:- Personality Development

Semester- 3

• History of Art and Architecture (World) – II
• English & Communication Skills
• Interior Design Materials And Applications (Hard & Soft) – Stone, Wood, Metal, Fabric, Acrylic, Glass, Paper etc.
• Elements Of Space Making
• Behavioral Science/ Psychology
• Art Appreciation And Aesthetics
• Zoning And Planning
• Building Services (Sanitation And Sewage, Plumbing)
• GFC And Detailed Drawing (Structures And Furniture)
• MEP, HVAC & Accoustic
• Crafts In Interior Architecture
• Textile And Fashion
• Portfolio Development- I
• Research Methodology – II
• Material Exploration- Wood, Cane And Bamboo
• Workshop- Model Making
• 3 BHK + Restaurant Design (Emphasis On Kitchen And Bath)
• Photoshop

GUEST LECTURES AND INDEPENDENT MODULES:-

• Trends And Forecasting
• Accessory Design For Interiors
• Bio Mimicry And Organic Design
• Building Automation And Technology
• Theme Based Interiors

Semester- 4

• History of Art and Architecture (World) – II
• English and Communication Skills
• Interior Design Materials and Applications (Hard &Soft) – Stone, Wood, Metal, Fabric, Acrylic, Glass, Paper etc.
• Building Materials and Construction
• Estimation and Budgeting
• Portfolio Development – II
• Research Methodology – II
• Workshop – Metal
• Workshop – Model Making
• Illustrator
• In Design
• AutoCAD 3D
• 1 independent summer project (or Industry Sponsored)
Field Work:- Factory Production and/or Craft Documentation
Guest Lectures And Independent Modules:-
• Light Fitting Design
• Light Design ( Mapping etc.)
• Economics of Design
• Temporary Structures/Set
• Design Conservation Studies