IAD 508. Interior Architecture and Design Studio III. 3 Hours.
This third-year design studio builds on the skills developed in the second-year IAD Studios. It covers design development of a nonresidential medium scale project. Students work individually to explore application of complex programming, spatial configuration, sustainability, lighting design, acoustics, psychology of a space, human experience, and ability to apply code and accessibility requirements to their projects. Students will explore manufactured products and furniture systems with an emphasis on material selections and specifications. Students will demonstrate their explorations with written narratives, verbal presentations, and visual communication skills including but not limited to, sketching, diagramming, photography, digital representations and physical models. Prerequisite: IAD 209 Interior Architecture and Design Studio II. LAB.