B.A. (Hons) Interior Design & Decoration

Programme Highlights

EMPLOYABILITY & CAREER PATH WAYS :

  • Career opportunities as Interior Designers, Furniture Designers, Exhibition Designers, Kitchen Designers,Lighting Designers, Residential Designer, Commercial Designer and project manager.
    Opportunities in a wide variety of fields such as production designer Theatre / TV / Film, Visual merchandiser, Product Designer, Industrial designer, Airport Interiors, Amusement & Theme Parks, Art & Antiques Interiors, Auditoriums & Concert Halls, Cruise line & private watercraft, Exhibits & convention facilities, Floor covering & Rug Design, Hardware Design, Health club & recreational facility design, Hospital Design, Hotel & Resort Design and Libraries.
  • Entrepreneurship

IN NUMBERS

Foundation Courses -12
Ability Enhancement Courses – 06
Skill Enhancement Courses – 04
Generic Core Courses – 4
Discipline Subject Elective Courses – 4
Projects – 01
Dissertation Course – 01
Audit Courses – 12
General Interest Courses - 06

QUICK FACTS

  • 3 Years – 6 Semesters – Full Time
  • Choice Based Credit System (CBCS)
  • Outcome Based Education (OBE)
  • 10 Point Credit and Grading system
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PROGRAMME DIFFERENTIATORS

  • Education that prepares you for life.
  • Enriched programme structure with a fine blend of core, elective, audit and foundation courses designed to provide in-depth knowledge and requisite skills.
  • Experiential and blended learning that enhances effectiveness of classical teaching – learning methods.
  • Expertise – led by in house faculty and augmented by visiting, guest and adjunct faculty as well as accomplished advisory board members.
  • Employability focus integrated through the curriculum, right from the first semester.
  • Enabling environment for nurturing Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
  • Ecosystem that enables holistic development of learners through focused curricular, research co-curricular, extra-curricular, industry connect & professional development and extension and CSR initiatives.

ADMISSIONS PROCESS

“The key to great design is capturing the spirit of the client and the essence of the space” - Faculty / Quote by educationist

CURRICULUM

TRANSFORMING SPACES. TRANSFORMING LIVES.

The Interior Design Program focuses on providing a student-centered teaching and learning environment. The students are provided with a variety of experiences that build their design knowledge and skills. As a highly competitive program, portfolio reviews are conducted at various levels within the curriculum to determine a student's entrance and continuance. This program prepares students to enter the design profession with a strong work ethic and a comprehensive portfolio.

PEO1: Prepare graduates for designing the Residential & Commercial Projects.

PEO2: Familiarize students with computational techniques and software typically used in the Designing Field.

PEO3: Provide a good grounding in the best practice of collating and disseminating information.

PEO4: Prepare students to undertake further study at Masters level.

PEO5: Teach students to construct models for several processes in the real-world.

At the end of the programme the learner will be able to

PO1: Integrate knowledge, skill and attitude that will sustain an environment of learning and creativity.

PO2: Develop an understanding of various tools, techniques and software.

PO3: Apply critical and contextual approaches across wide variety of subject matter.

PO4: Develop logical thinking to comprehend key facts leading to formulation of the solution process.

PO5: Develop self-confidence and awareness of general issues prevailing in the society

SEM-I

Course CodeCourse TypeCourse NameCredit ValueMarks
101 FOUC Soft Skills - I 0.5 25
102 FOUC MS Word 0.5 25
103 AECC EVS 2 50
104 CC Material And It's application -I  6 100
105 CC Design Studio – I  6 100
106 GE Generic Elective - I 6 100
107 AUDC Analysis of movies from different countries 0 0
108 AUDC Perspectives on Indian Constitution 0 0
109 GICE Any one Course form the List approved by the BoS 0 0

SEM-II

Course CodeCourse TypeCourse NameCredit ValueMarks
201 FOUC Soft Skills - II 0.5 25
202 FOUC MS Power Point 0.5 25
203 AECC English 2 50
204 CC Construction Techniques - I  6 100
205 CC Material And It's application -II  6 100
206 GE Generic Elective - II 6 100
207 AUDC Reading the Classics - Book Review 0 0
208 AUDC Current Affairs Seminar 0 0
209 GICE Any one Course form the List approved by the BoS 0 0

SEM-III

Course CodeCourse TypeCourse NameCredit ValueMarks
301 FOUC Magic language of numbers 0.5 25
302 FOUC MS Excel 0.5 25
303 AECC History Of Architecture and Interior  2 50
304 CC Interior Services - I  6 100
305 CC Construction Techniques – II  6 100
306 CC Design Studio - II  6 100
307 GE Generic Elective-III 6 100
308 SEC Model Making  2 50
309 AUDC Ethical & Moral Debates in Indian Society 0 0
310 AUDC Politics & Governance 0 0
311 GICE Any one Course form the List approved by the BoS 0 0

SEM-IV

Course CodeCourse TypeCourse NameCredit ValueMarks
401 FOUC Basics of Data Interpretation 0.5 25
402 FOUC Google Ecosystem 0.5 25
403 AECC Professional Practice  2 50
404 CC Interior Services - II  6 100
405 CC Interior Environment  6 100
406 CC Design StudioIII-Computer Aided Interior Design  6 100
407 GE Generic Elective-IV 6 100
408 SEC Entrepreneurship  2 50
409 AUDC Leadership in Society 0 0
410 AUDC Corporations, NGOs & Civil societies 0 0
411 GICE Any one Course form the List approved by the BoS 0 0

SEM-V

Course CodeCourse TypeCourse NameCredit ValueMarks
501 FOUC Technical Writing 0.5 25
502 FOUC EMail & Social Media Ettiquettes 0.5 25
503 AECC Landscaping  2 50
504 CC Design Studio - IV  6 100
505 CC Digital Rendering  6 100
506 DSE Discipline Specific Elective - I 6 100
507 DSE Discipline Specific Elective - II 6 100
508 SEC Architectural & Interior Photography  2 50
509 AUDC DesignThinking 0 0
510 AUDC Critical Ideas of 20th Century 0 0
511 GICE Any one Course form the List approved by the BoS 0 0

SEM-VI

Course CodeCourse TypeCourse NameCredit ValueMarks
601 FOUC Interview Techniques 0.5 25
602 FOUC Technology Clinic 0.5 25
603 AECC Social and Cultural Aspects in Interior Design  2 50
604 CC Design Studio - V  6 100
605 CC Computer Graphics  6 100
606 DSE Discipline Specific Elective - III 6 100
607 DSE Discipline Specific Elective - IV 6 100
608 SEC Project Management  2 50
609 AUDC Event Management 0 0
610 AUDC Emerging Trends Seminar 0 0
611 GICE Any one Course form the List approved by the BoS 0 0

Generic Electives

Course CodeGE TrackCourse NameCredit ValueMarks
106-A GE Track-I Interior Drawing & Sketching - I  6 100
206-A GE Track-I Interior Drawing & Sketching - II  6 100
307-A GE Track-I Interior Art & Design - I  6 100
407-A GE Track-I Interior Art & Design - II  6 100
106-B GE Track-II Interior Marketing  6 100
206-B GE Track-II Visual Merchandising  6 100
307-B GE Track-II Interior Promotion  6 100
407-B GE Track-II Interior  Communication  6 100
106-C GE Track-III Interior Decorator -I  6 100
206-C GE Track-III Interior Decorator -II  6 100
307-C GE Track-III Innovative Furniture Construction - I  6 100
407-C GE Track-III Innovative Furniture Construction - II  6 100
106-D GE Track-IV Foreign Language- I 6 100
206-D GE Track-IV Foreign Language- II 6 100
307-D GE Track-IV Foreign Language- III 6 100
407-D GE Track-IV Foreign Language- IV 6 100

Discipline Specific Electives

Course CodeGE TrackCourse NameCredit ValueMarks
506-A DSE Track-I Residential project - I  6 100
507-A DSE Track-I Commercial  Spaces - I  6 100
606-A DSE Track-I Public Places  6 100
607-A DSE Track-I Dissertation  6 100
506-B DSE Track-II Visual & Window Display  6 100
507-B DSE Track-II Interior Design Branding  6 100
606-B DSE Track-II Retail Management  6 100
607-B DSE Track-II Interior Advertising &Research 6 100
506-C DSE Track-III Interior Furnishing  6 100
507-C DSE Track-III Furniture Production & Research  6 100
606-C DSE Track-III Set Designing - 1  6 100
607-C DSE Track-III Set Designing - 2  6 100

General Interest Courses

  1. General Interest Courses are audit courses.
  2. These are compulsory courses and do not carry any grades / marks.
  3. Learners shall be evaluated as “Satisfactory” (S) or “Non-Satisfactory” (NS).
  4. Learners shall complete one General Interest Course per semester.
  5. The guidelines for General Interest Courses shall be announced by the Board of Studies before the commencement of each semester.
  6. For further details Learners should contact the Programme Coordinator.

Foreign Language Courses

  1. Learners shall choose any ONE foreign language as their Generic Elective Course.
  2. Learners shall continue with the same foreign language throughout the duration of the programme.
  3. Generally the following foreign languages shall be offered, subject to stipulated minimum number of enrollments per language.
  4. List of Foreign Languages: German Spanish French Chinese Japanese

GA1 : Deep knowledge of Interior Designing

GA2 : Drafting, Drawing, Designing, Working and Presentational skills

GA3 : Research Skills

GA4 : Independent, Logical and Critical thinking

GA5 : Effective and Confident Communication

GA6 : Ethical and Social Awareness

GA7 : Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurship

GA8 : Life Skills

The method of instruction (pedagogy or teaching-learning processes) shall be determined by the requirements of a course, the learning objectives, learning outcomes & the learner’s context. However, the following methods of instruction shall be commonly used: Lecture Sessions, Practical, Simulations, Field Work, Group Exercises, Projects, Self-Learning Materials (SLMs), Self-study, Seminars, Study Tours, Training Programmes, Workshops.

During semester VI, students are encouraged to opt for dissertation in lieu of a generic elective course. During semester III and IV, as a part of generic core courses, students are required to take up live projects in an industry to align their theoretical knowledge and its application. Industry based live projects allow students to gain valuable work experience while they’re still studying in college. They pave way for self-empowerment through skill building and hands-on-training.

1. 132 credits to be earned
2. All Audit Courses to be completed with ‘S’ (Satisfactory) grade
3. Minimum CGPA 4.0

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