IDM-1163 History of Interiors I - 3.00 credits

Introduction to the historical survey of architecture, including interior environments, furniture and art of western civilizations considered in the setting of physical, socio-economic, political and cultural environments from ancient civilizations to the 18th century. Focus is on design styles, and the artifacts, spaces and buildings that come from their culture, place and time period. Topics include designers, design processes, materials, tools, techniques, features, ornamentation, landscapes, elements and principles. Not available for supplemental. Instruction (3.0).