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6-12 Education College & Career

Interior Design

By: Stephanie Clemons
ISBN: 978-1-61960-242-7
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2017
Subject: Interior Design / Housing
Description
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.
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Text-Hardcover 720 978-1-61960-242-7 $112.00
Interior Design captures student interest in a profession that is never static or predictable because its focus is people. The text emphasizes that the field of interior design is filled with creative excitement and innovative beauty. Beginning with why the profession is valuable, the text then walks students through the historical roots of the profession, business practices, career specializations, and educational requirements.
Text-Softcover 720 978-1-63126-504-4 $112.00
Interior Design captures student interest in a profession that is never static or predictable because its focus is people. The text emphasizes that the field of interior design is filled with creative excitement and innovative beauty. Beginning with why the profession is valuable, the text then walks students through the historical roots of the profession, business practices, career specializations, and educational requirements.
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Online Text, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-61960-244-1 $56.00
The G-W Online Textbooks one-year student access key code allows an individual online access to the textbook for 12 consecutive months using a unique username and password that must be associated with a valid e-mail address. The one-year student access key code is a shrink-wrapped packet that can be ordered by schools and bookstores, and redistributed or purchased by students for individual access. For those that would prefer to order direct and receive immediate access, a one-year individual subscription can be purchased at www.g-wonlinetextbooks.com.

The Online Textbook provides fast, page-at-a-time viewing from any browser-based device including iPads®, netbooks, PCs, and Mac computers. Features of the Online Textbook include:
  • Exact page reproduction, including figures and formulas
  • Linked table of contents
  • Search capabilities to find specific topics
  • Full text search with relevancy ranking to quickly locate passages of interest
  • The ability to quickly jump to specific pages
  • Full screen reading mode with zoom capabilities
  • Permission to print selected pages for offline reading
Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15) 978-1-61960-245-8 $128.80

The Online Learning Suite offers a complete learning package that is accessible through any Internet-enabled device, including computers, smartphones, and tablets. Students can study in the classroom or on the go: whenever or wherever it is most convenient.

Instructional materials included are:

Online Textbook
All content from the print textbook is included with exact page reproductions to ensure that students do not miss any important information or illustrations. Navigation is easy with a linked table of contents, and the search function helps students to easily find information.

Online Interior Design Projects
In-depth online projects will include both residential and commercial interior design. Detailed project guidelines outline activities students need to complete the design process as they work through the projects. Rubrics used by both student and instructor guide the expectations for successful completion through all aspects of the projects. Also includes a weekly goal sheet students complete and e-mail to their instructors.

Companion Website
Activities that correspond to textbook content are readily available on this companion website that provides a means of attracting student attention while increasing comprehension and retention of key concepts. Vocabulary games, e-flash cards, and review and study questions are examples of the included content.

Bundle (Text + Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription) (min. 15) 978-1-61960-249-6 $168.00
Bundle includes a copy of the Student Textbook and Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription. Minimum quantity of 15 must be purchased.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-61960-250-2 $266.64 *
The Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Instructor's Resources. Includes an introduction and overview of the teaching material, best practices and classroom strategies, assessment rubrics, and correlations to national standards in PDF format.
  • Chapter Resources. Material provided for each chapter of the text includes:
    • Answer Keys for chapter review questions and activities in PDF format.
    • Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
    • Reproducible Masters in PDF format.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 2GB RAM, Safari¬, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1320 questions 978-1-61960-251-9 $248.00 *
The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView Assessment Suite includes the ExamView Test Generator, ExamView Test Manager, and ExamView Test Player. This product includes 17 test banks with a total of 1320 questions.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Windows® 7 or Windows® 8 (32 or 64-bit); Intel® Pentium® IV Processor 2GHz or higher (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 500 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, or 10.10; Intel® Processor 2GHz or higher; 32-bit and 64-bit Kernel and Extensions; 512 MB RAM; 300 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License over 1080 slides 978-1-61960-252-6 $240.00 *
Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint® format for each of the 17 chapters, comprising over 1080 slides of instructional material. The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows® 2000/XP/7, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Internet Explorer® (6 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). *Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
Macintosh®: PowerPC® G4, G5 or Intel® processor, Mac OS® Xv10.X, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari® (2.0 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for Mac OS® 9.X), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). *Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
Online Instructor Resources, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63126-690-4 $128.00 *
The Online Instructor Resources 1yr. Individual Access Key Code provides 365 days of individual access to the classroom materials used most—all in one convenient location. This provides instructor access to the online textbook, interior design projects, answer keys, lesson plans, reproducible masters, presentations for PowerPoint®, and ExamView® Assessment Suite Software with question banks.
Online Instructor Resources, 6yr. Individual Subscription 978-1-61960-771-2 $528.00 *
The Online Instructor Resources 6yr. Subscription provides 6 years of individual access to the classroom materials used most—all in one convenient location. This provides instructor access to the online textbook, interior design projects, answer keys, lesson plans, reproducible masters, presentations for PowerPoint®, and ExamView® Assessment Suite Software with question banks.
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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
Text
PDF
Chapter 1 (PDF, 856 KB)
PDF
Chapter 14 (PDF, 1.96 MB)
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code
g-wonlinetextbooks.com
Chapter 1 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Interior Design / Housing)
g-wonlinetextbooks.com
Chapter 14 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Interior Design / Housing)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
PPS
Chapter 1 (PPS, 1.91 MB)
Companion Website
www.g-wlearning.com
View Site (www.g-wlearning.com, Interior Design)
Correlations
FCS National Standards Correlations
PDF
National Standards (PDF, 84 KB)
Florida
Pre-PAC Correlations
Tennessee
Texas
PDF
Interior Design II (PDF, 253 KB)
Utah
PDF
Interior Design (PDF, 534 KB)
About the 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.