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Interior Architectural Design

The classes listed as INTARC were formerly listed as INTDSN.

INTARC 28, Visual Studies 2    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Interior Architectural Design 32.

This course is an introduction to 3-D drawing for interior architectural designers. The emphasis is on simplified systems of linear perspective drawing and the fundamentals of quick sketching. Studies include an introduction to perspective and rendering of interior installations through the use of size, scale, and shading relationship to show depth and 3-D form in furniture and interiors.

2419   9:00a-12:05p F   AIR 131   Adair J S

   12:30p-3:35p F   AIR 131   Adair J S

Above section 2419 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 29, Computer Skills for Interior Architectural Design    2 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This introductory course covers the use of the computer as a tool for Interior Architectural Design in illustration, drafting, design and presentations. Students will gain basic computer literacy while being exposed to a variety of digital applications used in the field of Interior Design.

This course uses Google Sketch Up, Autodesk AutoCAD, Autodesk Revit, and Adobe Photoshop.

2420   9:00a-11:05a M   AIR 134   Cordova S A

Above section 2420 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 30, Principles of Interior Architectural Design    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This lecture course applies the elements and principles in planning total interior environments that meet individual, functional, legal, and environmental needs. Selection of all materials and products used in interior environments will be emphasized for both the functional and aesthetic quality.

2421   9:00a-12:05p T   AIR 124   Hao J Y

Above section 2421 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

4254   5:00p-8:05p M   AIR 124   Hao J Y

Above section 4254 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 31, Interior Architectural Design Studio 1    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Corequisite: Interior Architectural Design 32.

The first in a sequence of design studio courses introducing the concepts and theories of beginning interior architectural design. Emphasis is placed on the design process in developing solutions for design projects. Students will explore basic space planning, code considerations, and how to graphically represent their ideas through drawings and other media. Projects are developed for portfolio presentation.

2422   1:00p-4:05p MW   AIR 124   Hao J Y

Above section 2422 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 32, Visual Studies 1    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course is an introduction to basic drafting skills, including standard architectural symbols and conventions with emphasis on line quality and lettering. Students learn plans, elevations, sections, and details. Students produce a set of construction drawings of an interior space.

2423   9:00a-12:05p MW   AIR 131   Soto A J

Above section 2423 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

2424   9:30a-3:35p Sat   AIR 131   Magno H R

Above section 2424 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 34, Applied Color and Design Theory   3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course practices basic color design theory and application. Students utilize tools, materials, and equipment to develop technical skills applicable to interior, architectural, and other related fields of design. Students identify cultural heritages and the psychological implications of design and are introduced to Computer Palettes.

2425   2:00p-5:05p TTh   AIR 124   Fraulino C

Above section 2425 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 35, 2D Digital Drafting    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Interior Architectural Design 29 and 32.

This lecture and lab course introduces the basic skills, uses, and techniques for computer-aided design and drafting as applied to Interior Architectural Design.

This course uses Autodesk AutoCAD.

2426   2:00p-5:05p MW   AIR 134   Jacobs R E

Above section 2426 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

2427   Arrange-6 Hours    ONLINE-E   Rose M L

Above section 2427 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

INTARC 36, Interior Architectural Design Materials and Products    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course analyzes, applies, and evaluates products and materials used in Interior Architectural Design. Topics include interior textiles, furnishings, and finish materials and products.

2428   1:00p-7:05p Th   AIR 131   Noonan I

Above section 2428 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 38, 3D Digital Drafting 1    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Interior Architectural Design 35.

This lecture and lab course teaches advanced skills in 3-D computer-aided drafting for interior architectural design applications.

This course uses Autodesk AutoCAD, Maya, and Revit.

2429   9:00a-12:05p TTh   AIR 134   Cordova S A

Above section 2429 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 39, Green Design for Interiors    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course provides a detailed introduction to the concepts, principles, systems, and materials of green design for interiors. Students learn compatible approaches to renewable, healthy and environmentally responsive design affecting the local and global client.

2430   1:00p-4:05p F   AIR 124   Seibert V B

Above section 2430 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 40, Interior Architectural Design Studio 2    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Interior Architectural Design 31. • Corequisite: Interior Architectural Design 38.

This class is an advanced studio course in professional design solutions to space planning problems. Topics include in-depth client analysis, necessary divisions and allocations of space, activity planning, traffic circulation, the relationship of scale and mass of furnishings to human factors, and the use of interior space. The course emphasizes detailed drawings of residential and contract spaces, class critiques, and the execution of final projects for portfolio presentation. This studio course examines the principles of design for interiors through the use of advanced computer aided design techniques and strategies available with AutoCAD.

2431   9:00a-12:05p MW   AIR 124   Hao J Y

Above section 2431 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 42, History of Interior Architecture and Furnishings II   3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Interior Architectural Design 41.

This course is a comprehensive slide lecture study of furniture, architecture, decorative arts, and interiors from the major style periods of the 19th Century through early 20th Century in Europe. Lectures concentrate on furniture styles, ornament, craftsmen, designers, techniques, the evolution of the interior and its impact on current furniture styles. This class is directed toward careers in interior architectural design, furniture design and restoration, set design and art direction, historic preservation, and retail sales in residential and commercial design.

2432   9:30a-12:35p Th   AIR 124   Noonan I

Above section 2432 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 44, Fundamentals of Lighting   3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Interior Architectural Design 30 and 35.

This course studies architectural lighting as an integrated component of design for interiors. Lighting technology is explored with emphasis on the effect of light: intensity, direction, and color.

2433   9:30a-12:35p F   AIR 124   Magno H R

Above section 2433 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 45, Interior Architectural Design Studio 3    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Interior Architectural Design 40.

The third in a sequence of design studio courses. Students will explore commercial design through: universal design, sustainable design, space planning, lighting systems, interior components, architectural elements, codes and specification writing. These factors are integrated into research projects emphasizing a problem-solving approach. This studio course emphasizes individual solutions, class and instructor critiques and projects for portfolio presentation.

2434   9:00a-12:05p MW   AIR 124   Hao J Y

Above section 2434 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 57, 3D Digital Drafting 2    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Interior Architectural Design 38.

This lecture/ lab course examines digital design concepts and techniques, including Building Information Modeling. The course explores systems integration, coordination, team work environments and design concept presentation in an interior architecture production environment. The course applies the use of a 3D workflow to represent and extract 2D, 3D and 4D information. The course also illustrates basic rendering techniques and virtual walkthroughs of the space.

This course uses Autodesk Revit.

4257   6:30p-9:35p MW   AIR 134   Tooke J L

Above section 4257 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 70, 3D Digital Rendering and Animation    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Interior Architectural Design 38.

This is a beginning lecture/studio course in 3D Computer Animation, emphasizing Interior Design and Set Design for Film and TV. It will cover the basics of computer animation in a virtual interior with an emphasis on lighting, surface materials (textures), and camera angles. Beginning animations suitable for interior architectural walk-throughs will be created. The student will develop techniques, using state of the art software such as 3-D Studio Max®, to create visual representations on high-resolution computers of an actual interior or set design for film and television.

This course uses Autodesk 3D Studio Max.

4258   6:30p-9:35p TTh   AIR 134   Brenton J A

Above section 4258 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 90A, Internship    1 unit

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: 2.0 grade point average and an approved internship with instructor prior to enrollment.

The Internship program is designed to provide the student with on-site, practical experience in a related design field. Students spend a minimum of 60 hours during the term in a supervised design facility. Exit internship evaluation, time log, and oral interview are required.

2436   Arrange-4 Hours    AIR 102   Hao J Y

Above section 2436 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 90B, Internship    2 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: 2.0 grade point average and an approved internship with instructor prior to enrollment.

The Internship program is designed to provide the student with on-site, practical experience in a related design field. Students spend a minimum of 120 hours during the term in a supervised design facility. Exit internship evaluation, time log, and oral interview are required.

2437   Arrange-8 Hours    AIR 102   Hao J Y

Above section 2437 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

INTARC 90C, Internship    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: 2.0 grade point average and an approved internship with instructor prior to enrollment.

The Internship program is designed to provide the student with on-site, practical experience in a related design field. Students spend a minimum of 180 hours during the term in a supervised design facility. Exit internship evaluation, time log, and oral interview are required.

2438   Arrange-12 Hours    AIR 102   Hao J Y

Above section 2438 meets at the Airport Arts Campus, 2800 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica Airport.

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IMPORTANT! Many SMC classes require the use of a computer with Internet access to reach class resources and/or to complete assignments and/or take exams. To locate a computer lab on campus go to www.smc.edu/acadcomp and click on the “Labs” link.