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Interior Design

The Program

Earning the Certificate of Achievement demonstrates your proficiency in specified skills. The Associate of Science (AS) Degree is recommended for students who wish to go on to 4-year degrees. The AS includes the Certificate, plus a few more electives and General Education. Students with the AS degree will also have demonstrated a broader educational basis and writing ability that can give them an advantage for promotional opportunities in the future. While units in this program are transferable to many institutions, students should consult a counselor for information.

AS Degree-Associate of Science- Interior Design

Freshman Year

  • INTD 51 - Drafting for Interior Design 3 units
  • INTD 52 - History of Interiors/ Furnishings 3 units
  • INTD 54 - Principles of Interior Design 3 units
  • INTD 55 - Introduction to Textiles 3 units
  • SPCH 1* - Fundamentals of Speech Communication 3 units

* Program-based General Education requirement

Sophomore Year

  • INTD 50 - Residential Space Planning 3 units
  • INTD 56 - Professional Practices 3 units
  • INTD 58 - Fundamentals of Lighting 3 units
  • INTD 60 - Materials and Resources 3 units
  • INTD 61 - Computer Aided Design 3 units
  • VCOM 51 - Color for Design 2 units

Recommended Electives and General Education Courses

  • INTD 62 - Kitchen and Bathroom Design 3 units
  • ARTS 10 - Design and Materials 3 units
  • ARTS 11 - Design, Materials and Color 3 units
  • MKTG 61 - Professional Selling 3 units

Total 60 units

Certificate of Achievement- Interior Design

Core Courses

  • INTD 51 - Drafting for Interior Design 3 units
  • INTD 52 - History of Interiors/ Furnishings 3 units
  • INTD 54 - Principles of Interior Design 3 units
  • INTD 55 - Introduction to Textiles 3 units
  • INTD 56 - Professional Practices 3 units
  • INTD 58 - Fundamentals of Lighting 3 units
  • INTD 60 - Materials and Resources 3 units
  • INTD 61 - Computer Aided Design 3 units
  • VCOM 51 - Color for Design 2 units

Electives:

Select from the following for a minimum of 6 units:

  • INTD 50 - Residential Space Planning 3 units
  • INTD 62 - Kitchen and Bathroom Design 3 units
  • MKTG 61 - Professional Selling 3 units
  • BUSN 52 - Business Communications 3 units
  • INTN 1 - Internship Seminar 1 unit
  • INTN 2 - Internship Field Placement 1 unit

Total 32 Units

Federal Gainful Employment Disclosure

Use the link below to view Las Positas Community Colleges Federal Gainful Employment Disclosure for this program.

For more information please contact:

Jill Hornbeck
 jhornbeck@laspositascollege.edu
 925-424-1000 ext: 2753