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Fall 2024
Jun 25, 2024
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AD 38500 - History Of Interior Design
Credit Hours: 3.00. A survey of the historical changes in interior design and architecture from the 18th century to the present in their social, cultural, and political contexts. The course situates the history of interior design within broader debates about the social uses of space and the cultural significance of architecture and interiors.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Liberal Arts
Department: Patti & Rusty Rueff Schl DAP

Course Attributes:
S General Education, Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Discuss stylistic and technical changes in interior design and architecture from the 18th century to the present. 2. Discuss the social, political, and cultural context of design. 3. Analyze of primary sources and artifacts related to the history of interiors. 4. Analyze and discuss scholarly readings on the history of interiors design and architecture. 5. Conduct primary and scholarly research on the history of interior design and architecture.

Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs:     
      Design Studies-BA
      Visual Arts-BFA
      Art Studies-BA

Undergraduate level AD 22700 Minimum Grade of C-

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