Interior Design - Bachelor of Fine Arts

Program Requirements

(85 semester hours minimum)

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredit Hour
ARC 101 Beginning Design Studio 5
ARC 113 Methods of Presentation, Representation and Re-Presentation 2
 Credit Hours7
Spring
ARC 102 Beginning Design Studio 5
ARC 114 Methods of Presentation, Representation and Re-Presentation 2
 Credit Hours7
Second Year
Fall
ARC 203 Interior Design Studio 5
ARC 213 Graphic Media III 2
ARC 212 Principles of Environmental Systems 3
ARC 221 History of Architecture I 3
ARC 225 Design: Behavior, Perception, Aesthetics 3
 Credit Hours16
Spring
ARC 204 Interior Design Studio 5
ARC 214 Graphic Media IV 2
ARC 222 History of Architecture II 3
 Credit Hours10
Third Year
Fall
Elective Studio 1 3-6
ARC 321 History of Interiors 3
ARC 417/ARC 517 Architectural Materials 3
Business Elective 2 3
 Credit Hours12-15
Spring
ARC 304 Interior Design Studio 6
ARC 309 Furniture Design and Construction 3
ARC 414/ARC 514 Environmental Systems II 3
ARC 419 Materials of Interior Design 3
 Credit Hours15
Fourth Year
Fall
ARC 403 Interior Design Studio 3 6
ARC 477 Independent Studies 3
ARC 444 Professional Practice in Interior Design 3
 Credit Hours12
Spring
ARC 408 Interior Design Studio 4 6
 Credit Hours6
 Total Credit Hours85-88
1

Elective Studio (3 credit hours minimum) must be taken outside the major or through off-campus study. ARC303 or other Architecture Studio course may count toward Elective Studio.

2

Business Elective may be fulfilled by any course from the following programs: ACC, BUS, ECO, ESP, FIN, MGT, MKT, or CCA Arts Management.

3

ARC 404C Building Information Modeling is a recommended General Elective to pair with ARC 403.

4

ARC 408 is offered as a Global Miami Plan Capstone.