Degrees

Certificate of Achievement

The Interior Design Program recommends the following courses be taken in the given sequence for optimal student success. It is also recommended to see a counselor for help with an educational plan.

Units Courses
Courses Required for the Major:
3 INTE 101 Introduction to Interior Design
3 INTE 115 Elements and Principles of Interior Design
3 INTE 112A Visual Communication I
3 INTE 112B Visual Communication II
3 ARTF 152 Color Theory
3 INTE 145 Interior Building Systems and Codes
3 INTE 120 Revit for Interiors
3 INTE 105 Residential Design
3 INTE 210 Presentation and Color Rendering
3 INTE 110 Materials and Resources
3 INTE 125 History of Furniture and Interiors
3 INTE 205 Non-Residential Space Planning
3 INTE 200 Kitchen and Bath Design
3 INTE 215 Environmental Lighting Design
3 INTE 130 Interior Design Professional Practice
Choose one course from the following list:
1 - 4 INTE 270 Work Experience
3 BLDC 055 Construction Plan Reading
3 BLDC 070 Building Codes and Zoning
3 BUSE 140 Business Law and the Legal Environment
3 BUSE 155 Managing the Small Business
3 COMS 103 Oral Communication
2 ARCH 105 Introduction to AutoCAD
3 ARCH 101 Introduction to ArchiCAD
5 ARCH 230 Sustainability in the Built Environment
3 FASH 168 Textiles
3 MARK 100 Principles of Marketing
47-50 = Total Units

INTE 270 (Work Experience) is recommended for all students. It is mandatory for students to complete INTE 270 with a qualified kitchen or bath designer to receive National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) recognition.

Associate in Science

The Interior Design Program recommends the following courses be taken in the given sequence for optimal student success. It is also recommended to see a counselor for help with an educational plan.

Units Courses
Courses Required for the Major:
3 INTE 101 Introduction to Interior Design
3 INTE 115 Elements and Principles of Interior Design
3 INTE 112A Visual Communication I
3 INTE 112B Visual Communication II
3 ARTF 152 Color Theory
3 INTE 145 Interior Building Systems and Codes
3 INTE 120 Revit for Interiors
3 INTE 105 Residential Design
3 INTE 210 Presentation and Color Rendering
3 INTE 110 Materials and Resources
3 INTE 125 History of Furniture and Interiors
3 INTE 205 Non-Residential Space Planning
3 INTE 200 Kitchen and Bath Design
3 INTE 215 Environmental Lighting Design
3 INTE 130 Interior Design Professional Practice
Select 15 units from the following list:
1 - 4 INTE 270 Work Experience
3 BLDC 055 Construction Plan Reading
3 BLDC 070 Building Codes and Zoning
3 BUSE 140 Business Law and the Legal Environment
3 BUSE 155 Managing the Small Business
3 COMS 103 Oral Communication
2 ARCH 105 Introduction to AutoCAD
3 ARCH 101 Introduction to ArchiCAD
5 ARCH 230 Sustainability in the Built Environment
3 FASH 168 Textiles
3 MARK 100 Principles of Marketing
60 = Total Units
and electives as needed to meet minimum 60 units required for the degree.

INTE 270 (Work Experience) is recommended for all students. It is mandatory for students to complete INTE 270 with a qualified kitchen or bath designer to receive National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) recognition.

Transfer Information

Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses required for the university major and the general education pattern required by that transfer institution. See the Mesa College catalog TRANSFER INFORMATION section. Additional courses may be required to meet university lower-division requirements.

Course requirements at the transfer institution are subject to change and may be verified by a counselor or by consulting the current university catalog. Many Baccalaureate in Arts degrees require third semester competency in a foreign language. Consult the current catalog of the transfer institution and consult with a counselor.

Please Note: This information is for informal use only! This is a converted electronic copy of the official printed college catalog. Every effort has been made to ensure this information is up to date and accurate, but the college catalog is the authoritative source.