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Interior Design

Interior Design
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By: Stephanie Clemons

ISBN: 978-1-61960-242-7
Format: Hardcover/Softcover
Copyright: ©2017
Subject: Interior Design / Housing
Grade Level: 10-14
Retail Price: $112.00
School Price: $84.00


Interior Design provides students with an introduction to the history and how-to's of the profession while expanding into business practices, career specializations, and educational requirements. In combination with the teaching package, students learn about the design process; the importance of color and light; historical influences such as furniture and architectural styles; and the human element such as sustainability, aging-in-place, universal design, anthropometrics, proxemics, and ergonomics.
  • Students learn the whys and hows of selecting interior materials, furnishings, and accessories.
  • Differentiation is made between commercial and residential interiors.
  • The preparation of visual communications, including drawings, renderings, and models, is included.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Interior Design
  1. The Value of Interior Design
  2. The Profession of Interior Design—Yesterday and Today
  3. Interior Design Specialty Areas of Practice
  4. The Business of Interior Design
  5. Is Interior Design for You?

Design Fundamentals
  6. Introducing the Interior Design Process
  7. The Elements and Principles of Interior Design
  8. Color and Light
  9. Influences of Design Through the Ages
10. The Human Impact of Interior Design
Putting Knowledge into Practice
11. Interior Materials and Finishes
12. Furnishings and Accessories
13. Visual Communication: Drawings, Renderings, and Models
14. Commercial Interior Design Applications
15. Residential Interior Design Applications
16. You—The Beginning Designer
17. Career Skills for Interior Design

Look Inside

   sample Chapter 1 (PDF, 856 KB)
   sample Chapter 14 (PDF, 1.96 MB)
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code
   sample Chapter 1 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Interior Design / Housing)
   sample Chapter 14 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Interior Design / Housing)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
   sample Chapter 1 (PPS, 1.91 MB)
Companion Website
   sample View Site (www.g-wlearning.com, Interior Design)
  Note: Sample file quality has been reduced to allow for Internet streaming and viewing.


   PDF Interior Design Services (PDF, 429 KB)
National Standards
   PDF Area of Study 11—Housing and Interior Design (PDF, 57 KB)
Pre-PAC Correlations
   PDF Interior Design Fundamentals (PDF, 49 KB)
   PDF Foundations of Interior Design (PDF, 436 KB)
   PDF Interior Design II (PDF, 253 KB)
   PDF Interior Design (PDF, 534 KB)
  Note: Correlation files may not be available for all listed courses.

About Author(s)

Stephanie Clemons - is a Professor at Colorado State University. With more than 25 years of teaching experience, Dr. Clemons has taught freshman courses for interior design in both the traditional classroom and online courses; developed and conducted workshops for high school and junior high school interior design teachers; developed and taught an online Interior Design Certificate Series (at CSU) for FCS Teachers; and presented workshops for such organizations as Cooper Hewitt/Smithsonian, the AAFCS National Conference, Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC) Conference, and ASID Chapter Leadership Conferences. Noted for curriculum development, Dr. Clemons participated in the development team for the AAFCS PrePAC Interior Design Fundamentals Credential and the FCS National Standards for Interior Design & Furnishings. In addition, Dr. Clemons served on the national Board of Directors for the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) and chaired the ASID Education Training Advisory Council for many years. She also served as President of IDEC and chaired the Journal of Interior Design and the K-12 Task Force. Along with her teaching and leadership roles, Dr. Clemons has worked with several Colorado community college interior design programs to develop articulation agreements.


School PriceOrder Quantity
Text 720 978-1-61960-242-7 $112.00$84.00
Text-Softcover 720 978-1-63126-504-4 $112.00$84.00
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription Purchase
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-61960-244-1 $56.00$42.00
Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15) 978-1-61960-245-8 $128.80$96.60
Bundle (Text + Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription) (min. 15) 978-1-61960-249-6 $168.00$126.00
* Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-61960-250-2 $266.64$199.98*
* ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1320 questions 978-1-61960-251-9 $248.00$186.00*
* Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License over 1080 slides 978-1-61960-252-6 $240.00$180.00*
* Online Instructor Resources, 6yr. Individual Subscription 978-1-61960-771-2 $528.00$396.00*
Companion Website View Site
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