Subject details

  • Topics
    • As this is an individual project that students will be working on, there are no set topics in this unit
    • Students will be allocated time to discuss their project with a supervisor on a weekly basis
  • Study resources
    • Instructional Methods
      • Audio/Video conferencing
      • Disscusion forum/Discussion Board
      • Online assignment submission
      • Standard Media
    • Online Materials
      • Resources and Links
      • Printable format materials
      • Online Assessment
      • Audio-Video streaming

At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

  1. initiate, plan an original idea through design. applying knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, well-developed judgement and responsibility, including self-directed work and learning
  2. develop and argue a position relevant to a design project that incorporates theory, cultural perspectives and technical knowledge
  3. communicate complex ideas verbally, graphically and through writing in a manner appropriate to the project and the audience
  4. evaluate and incorporate discipline methods, knowledge, principles and concepts to create a project, demonstrating depth in one or more disciplines or areas of practice
  5. synthesise knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, well-developed judgement and responsibility, including self-directed work and learning.
  • Assignment 1 - Project Proposal (20%)
  • Assignment 2 - Preliminary Design Project (30%)
  • Assignment 3 - Final Design Project (50%)

Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject

Entry Requirements

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

Special requirements

No special requirements

Under the direction of experienced Interior Design practitioners, students are offered a professional environment which incorporates a breadth of practice and academic experiences relevant to the discipline of interior architecture. Each student will initiate and develop an individual Interior Architecture design project aimed at developing their design expertise. Students are required to identify, explore and extend their chosen project, testing spatial ideas and concepts in relation to human occupation beyond pre-existing and embedded assumptions and inclusive of cultural and international perspectives. Students are encouraged to demonstrate innovative, reflective design practice, drawing from their existing body of work to demonstrate an emerging identity as a designer, while demonstrating command over relevant practice conventions and communication techniques and strategies.

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