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Degree Requirements

BFA in Interior Design

Minimum of 180 total quarter credits
Minimum of 60 upper-division credits
Minimum of 45 credits from Marylhurst
Minimum of 129 credits in major

Core Courses - 124 credits
Introduction to the Interior Design Profession
Sustainability Workshops
Architectural Freehand Drawing
Analytical Freehand Drawing
Digital Tool 1
3-D Color 1
3-D Color 2
Interior Design Studio 1
Interior Design Studio 2
Interior Design Studio 3
Service Project
Digital Tool 2
Digital Tool 3
Integrated Tools
History of Architecture & Interiors 1
History of Architecture & Interiors 2
History of Architecture & Interiors 3
Interior Design Studio 4
Interior Design Studio 5
Interior Design Studio 6
Construction Documents
Building Codes
History of Furniture & Art 1
History of Furniture & Art 2
Materials 1
Materials 2
Interior Lighting Fundamentals
Structures & Building Systems 1
Structures & Building Systems 2
Designing with Light
Architectural Acoustics
Introduction to CAD
3-D Digital Modeling
Interior Design Theory
Translating Ideas
DD Documentation
Thesis Documentation
Interior Design Studio 7
Interior Design Studio 8
Interior Design Studio 9
Thesis Research & Preparation
Professional Practices for Interior Design
Interior Design Internship (3 crs. required)
Fourth-Year Design Studio: Concept Design Proposal
Fourth-Year Design Studio: Design Development
Fourth-Year Design Studio: Project Completion

Major Electives - 5 credits
Interior Design Seminars
Related art or design courses with adviser approval.

Please see current Marylhurst University catalog for complete information.

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