DSGN 2223 - History of Interior Design, 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): FNAT 1303 with C or better and COMP 1503 with D or better

Level: Lower

This survey course offers a critical overview of the history of interior design, its connection to different periods and cultures, and its integral relationship with architecture, stylistic movements and the decorative arts. Course content introduces students to major historical design periods from prehistoric civilizations to contemporary design. Lectures highlight period design, furniture styles, decorative objects, color palettes and their relevance to present-day interior design.