Principles of Design – The concept of design function, size, scale, proportion, economics, aesthetics, rhythm , balance, harmony , variety , contrast , pattern.
Civil Construction – Introduction of civil construction materials, arches & lintels, types of bricks, brick bonding, load bearing wall, partition wall, stone masonry, staircases & types, Railings details, Mezzanine floor & advantages, loft.
Plumbing & Sanitary – Planning of plumbing system , details of plumbing works, sanitary fitting and appliances. Details of plumbing & sanitary layout, fitting & fixtures.
Furniture Design – wooden joineries, their constructional features and uses. Details of materials & furniture design. Hardware fittings and fixtures, adhesives. Details of office table, bed , wall cabinet, dining table, chairs, door detailing, windows, partitions, History of furniture.Anthropometrics – About Human figures, standard figures and measurements.
Color – Color plays a major part in interior design. Its very important to learn details of color spectrum , color wheel, color schemes.
Flooring – Types of flooring, advantages & disadvantages, costing, availability etc.
False Ceiling – Detailing of different types of false ceiling
Lighting – Types and systems, electrical lighting fittings, lighting sources. Electrical layout of the residence and office with general wiring and types of lighting etc.
Air conditioning – Different types, purposes, application, power, load , tonnage, ducting, drainage, fixing details, cost etc.
Materials Seminar – The objective of a materials seminar is to make every student to understand the importance of different materials used by interior designers. The students develop and present new ideas, materials report & presentation skills and also develop the answering ability.
Materials topics are discussed in the seminar with samples, company’s name, cost , application , usage, durability etc. Materials topics are handled with emphasis on the latest products. The topic includes , wood(door – windows), Timber & allied products, wall finishes, flooring, false ceiling , paints & polishes , lighting & electrical , sanitary & plumbing , upholstery, carpets, curtains, hardware etc.
Specialized Guest lecturers – Guest lecturers by specialized faculty in their respective field on plumbing , lighting , air – conditioning , vaastu , landscaping , color and furniture are also included in the programme.
Site visits / Case study – Various site visits / case study are arranged for the students during the programme.
Field training – Students have to undergo a field training at the end of the programme.
VIVA – Viva will be conducted be an external jury on the projects. Viva helps to test the students to know his / her idea , efforts & ability.
EXAMINATION : Final examinations are held at the end of the program me. Students have to answer paper 1 – 5 . It is essential for each student to pass in sectional, viva and field training.
DURATION :The Program me is structured and spread out for One month . It awards as basic Interior Design Programmer . Classes are held 3 days a week , two hours a day..