Spring 2012 Class Schedule (ARC)



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IDES 300    Fundamentals of Interior Design    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103 and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; or ESLR 320, ESLL 320, and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through assessment process.
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 are required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
W         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Science 482     10033 
Textbook
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Science 483     10034 Textbook


IDES 312    History of Interior Architecture and Furnishings II    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the historical relationship between the decorative arts, period furniture and interior architecture from the American Colonial periods through Modern and Contemporary. Emphasis is on style development as it relates to socio-economic and political factors of the times, as well as identification of specific furniture styles and architectural features. Asian, African, Mid-Eastern and other non-western styles are included.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
W         12:30PM-03:35PM LEC J.Pazdernik          ARC MAIN Science 482     11862 
Textbook


IDES 322    Materials of Interior Design    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103 and ENGRD 116 or ESLR 320, ESLL 320, ESLW 320; or placement through assessment process.
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 lighting, plumbing fixtures and appliances will be included. Field trips required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  10035 
Textbook
NOTE: This course consists of field trips throughout the Sacramento area. Students must provide their own transportation.


IDES 326    Interior Design Sales    3 Units

Prerequisite: IDES 324 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers various aspects of selling proposed residential and commercial design projects. Included are personal presentation, selling techniques, making the sale, closing the deal, job completion and follow up. Field trips are required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
T         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC J.Pazdernik          ARC MAIN Science 482     12041 
Textbook
T         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Science 482     12041 Textbook


IDES 330    Beginning Interior Design Studio    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers basic manual drafting and presentation techniques for interior designers. Topics include development of floor plans, furniture arrangements, and elevations for interior space planning. Presentation boards and other methods of presentation are explored.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
M         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Science 482     10365 
Textbook
M         11:05AM-02:25PM LAB M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Science 482       
T         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Science 482     20705 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Science 482       


IDES 334    Interior Environment and Space Planning    3 Units

Prerequisite: IDES 330 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: IDES 350
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the analysis and application of design concepts and space planning techniques. It includes resources necessary to creatively solve problems relative to the function and quality of human environments. Topics include the integration of barrier-free design, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), resource management and environmental psychology design. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
W         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Science 482     12042 
Textbook
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.New                ARC MAIN Science 482       


IDES 342    CADD for Kitchen and Bath Design    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: IDES 340 and 354
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 24 hours LEC ; 36 hours LAB
Description: This course explores the technical aspects of creating interior design construction documents for kitchen and bath using Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD) software. This CADD course uses software specifically for the kitchen and bath industry. Field trips may be required. This course may be taken four times with a different version of 20-20 software.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
T         01:00PM-02:10PM LEC S.Meek               Off Campus McClellan 026 12053 
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T         02:20PM-04:25PM LAB S.Meek               Off Campus McClellan 026   
NOTE: This course teaches the most current version of 20/20 software.


IDES 350    Codes and Universal Access for Interior Design    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through assessment process.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course explores local, state, and federal regulations concerning life-safety issues and barrier-free access (Americans with Disabilities Act and Universal Design requirements) relative to residential and contract design. It also covers codes and interior specifications. Special attention is given to performance, health-safety, and barrier-free design when estimating and preparing specifications for space planning, materials, and furnishings/products.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 12
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          20704 
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NOTE: Students must log onto Desire2Learn https://d2l.losrios.edu/ by midnight (PST), January 20, to complete the mandatory orientation. You must provide a working email address when enrolling in this course.


IDES 351    Codes and Universal Access Lab    1 Unit

Prerequisite: IDES 334 and IDES 350 with a grade of "C" or better..
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103 and ENGRD 116 or ESLR 320, ESLL 320, ESLW 320; or placement through assessment process.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course applies the content and skills from IDES 350 to various design scenarios requiring universal design, barrier-free design and ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliance. Projects are drafted following prescribed criteria.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
Th        05:00PM-08:05PM LAB M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Science 482     11863 
Textbook


IDES 354    Reading Construction Documents    2 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103 and ENGRD 116 or ESLR 320, ESLL 320, ESLW 320; or placement through assessment process; MATH 32 or placement through assessment process; CISC 300.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the language of construction documents and specifications including: symbols, conventions, scales, nomenclature, contract documents, specifications and uniform building codes.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
M         02:35PM-04:45PM LEC A.Starkey            ARC MAIN Science 482     11861 
Textbook


IDES 361    Beginning Kitchen Design    3 Units

Prerequisite: IDES 330 and 354 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the design of efficient and aesthetic kitchens. Space considerations, equipment, materials, building codes and human factors are included. This course facilitates the needs of those trying to pass the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) certification exam. Field trips are required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
M         05:00PM-07:05PM LEC A.Starkey            ARC MAIN Science 482     13003 
Textbook
M         07:15PM-10:30PM LAB A.Starkey            ARC MAIN Science 482       

Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: April 17, 2012