2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

IDES 613 Design Analysis

Discusses methods of gathering, organizing, and assessing data needed to design the interior spaces. Developing design concepts, goals, and objectives, gathering information about users of the space, their interests, needs, aspirations, behaviors, interactions, and tasks, and the necessary environmental requirements to support these expectations in the planning and the design process are discussed. Students break up and analyze a whole into its fundamental elements or component parts. Illustrates a structure for the programming process that produces a pragmatic foundation of design information.