Fall 2017 Class Schedule (ARC)



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IDES 101    Interior Design Careers    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course explores a variety of career options in the multi-faceted field of interior design. Field trips are required.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 21-Sep 08
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          19799 
Textbook
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NOTE: Students must log into Canvas (https://canvas.losrios.edu) by midnight (PST), August 21, to complete mandatory orientation.


IDES 104    Home Staging    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course is a basic introduction to the process of staging homes for sale. Topics include model homes and resale. Field trips are required.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 11-Sep 29
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pazdernik          ARC MAIN Online          19800 
Textbook
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NOTE: Students must log into Canvas (https://canvas.losrios.edu) by midnight (PST), September 11, to complete mandatory orientation.


IDES 108    Lighting For Better Health    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces better lighting design that could improve your health. New research shows that properly designed lighting can enhance our human biology and overall good health. Field trips are required.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 02-Oct 20
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          19801 
Textbook
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html

NOTE: Students must log into Canvas (https://canvas.losrios.edu) by midnight (PST), October 2, to complete mandatory orientation.


IDES 110    Estimating and Calculating for Interior Design    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MATH 25 or 41
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course includes techniques for accurately calculating yardage and materials of interior products for residential and commercial installations. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 19-Oct 11
TTh       06:00PM-09:10PM LEC J.Pazdernik          ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  18956 
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IDES 135    Sacramento Design History - Mid-Century Modern     .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course explores mid-century modern architectural and interior design history in the Sacramento area. Field trips are required. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 23-Nov 10
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          19802 
Textbook
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html

NOTE: Students must log into Canvas (https://canvas.losrios.edu) by midnight (PST), October 23, to complete mandatory orientation.


IDES 136    Sacramento Design History - Modern and Contemporary    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the Modern and contemporary architectural and interior design history in the Sacramento areas. Field trips are required. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 13-Dec 01
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pazdernik          ARC MAIN Online          19803 
Textbook
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html

NOTE: Students must log into Canvas (https://canvas.losrios.edu) by midnight (PST), November 13, to complete mandatory orientation.


IDES 300    Fundamentals of Interior Design    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This introductory survey course addresses various aspects of the interior design industry and profession. It includes the study and application of design principles and elements; influences of historical, cultural, and functional design factors; the selection and arrangement of interior furnishings and materials; and an overview of career options in interior design. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 19-Oct 11
TBA       TBA             LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Online          18948 
Textbook
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html

NOTE: Students must log into Canvas (https://canvas.losrios.edu) by midnight (PST), August 19, to complete mandatory orientation.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
TBA       TBA             LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Online          18949 Textbook
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html

NOTE: Students must log into Canvas (https://canvas.losrios.edu) by midnight (PST), August 19, to complete mandatory orientation.


IDES 302    Introduction to Green Building and Sustainable Design in Interiors    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the basic principles of green building and sustainable design (GBSD) and focuses on applications in the practice of commercial or residential interior space planning and design. It includes a historic perspective and the appropriate application of these principles in the profession and also introduces the requirements for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 19-Oct 11
MW        09:00AM-12:10PM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  12288 
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IDES 322    Materials of Interior Design    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the industry, technology, products, and specification issues of interior finish materials. Textiles, floor coverings, paint and wall coverings, window treatments, furnishings and surface materials, and lighting are included. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 12-Dec 08
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          20407 
Textbook
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html

NOTE: Students must log into Canvas (https://canvas.losrios.edu) by midnight (PST), October 12, to complete mandatory orientation.


IDES 324    Interior Design Business Practices    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the business and practical aspects of interior design. Topics include ethical practices, methods of compensation, establishing clients' budgets, estimating costs, purchasing, billing, marketing, and sales. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          10026 
Textbook
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html

NOTE: Students must log into Canvas (https://canvas.losrios.edu) by midnight (PST), August 19, to complete mandatory orientation.


IDES 330    Beginning Interior Design Studio    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MATH 25 or 41 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers basic construction, layouts, products, and materials. Topics include floor plans, structural elements, and interior space planning. Presentation methods are explored. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 12-Dec 08
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          18954 
Textbook
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html

NOTE: Students must log into Canvas (https://canvas.losrios.edu) by midnight (PST), October 12, to complete mandatory orientation.


IDES 332    Portfolio and Presentation in Interior Design    3 Units

Prerequisite: IDES 330 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers procedures for developing finished presentations in interior design. It includes methods of visually communicating with clients. It also covers both traditional and technology-based portfolio preparation.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  10290 
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MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB D.New                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111    


IDES 355    Residences: Designed 4 Life    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the successful design of residences for a variety of users, regardless of their age, size, physical abilities, or limitations. It also encompasses specialty and adaptive appliances, plumbing fixtures, cabinetry, appropriate finish materials, space planning, and furnishings. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 19-Oct 11
TTh       09:00AM-12:10PM LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  18955 
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IDES 381    Lighting and Electrical for Green and Sustainable Interiors    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces green and sustainable lighting design in both commercial and residential interiors. Topics include Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification, photometrics, light sources, and effective lighting control. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 12-Dec 08
MW        09:00AM-12:10PM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  13297 
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Fall 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: November 2, 2017