Course Outlines

History of Architecture and Interiors — IDES 1232

  1. Course Description
    • Credits: 3.00
    • Lecture Hours/Week: 3.00
    • Lab Hours/Week: 0.00
    • OJT Hours/Week: 0
    • Prerequisites: None
    • Corequisites: None
    • MnTC Goals: None
    This course covers the history of architecture and interiors, from ancient times through the 21st century, with which an interior designer must be familiar for use in industry applications. Particular focus is placed on the history of furniture during these periods.
  2. Course Effective Dates: 7/1/16 – Present
  3. Outline of Major Content Areas
      As noted on course syllabus
  4. Learning Outcomes
    1. Describe 19th century furniture
    2. Describe American architecture & interiors
    3. Describe English architecture
    4. Describe Renaissance architecture period
    5. Identify 19th century periods
    6. Identify 20th century design
    7. Identify Byzantine architecture
    8. Identify French architecture &interiors
    9. Identify Gothic architecture
    10. Identify Italian architecture &interiors
    11. Identify Middle Ages periods
    12. Identify ancient architectural styles, including Egyptian, Greek, and Roman
    13. Identify decorative finishes used throughout history
    14. Identify motifs throughout history
    15. Recognize English interiors, furniture styles & designers
  5. Minnesota Transfer Curriculum Goal Area(s) and Competencies
  6. Learner Outcomes Assessment
      As noted on course syllabus
  7. Special Information
      None noted