Housing & Interior Design

Housing and Interior Design – 090109

Course Description: This course provides instruction in the physical, physiological and social influences of housing styles and option; exterior and interior design; selection, use and care of home furnishings and equipment; use of available resources for achieving improved living space to meet individual and family needs; and exposure to careers related to housing and interior design.


Housing and Interior Design Curriculum

Standard 1
The student will analyze career paths within the housing, interior design, and furnishings industries.

Careers in Housing & Interior Design PowerPoint

Standard 2
The student will evaluate client’s needs, goals, and resources in creating design plans for housing and residential and commercial interiors.

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Standard 3
The student will analyze design and development of architecture, interiors, and furnishings through the ages.

Architecture in America
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Human Needs in Housing
Human Needs in Housing PowerPoint
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Furniture Styles
Furniture Styles PowerPoint
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Standard 4
The student will demonstrate design, construction document reading, and space planning skills required for the housing, interior design and furnishings industries.

Drafting PowerPoint

Perspectives & Elevations
Perspectives and Elevations PowerPoint

Furniture Arrangement & Traffic Patterns
Furniture Arrangement & Traffic Patterns PowerPoint

Kitchens PowerPoint

Utility Areas, Laundry, Garages & Mechanical
Utility Areas, Laundry, Garages & Mechanical PowerPoint

Construction Materials
Construction Materials PowerPoint
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Landscaping PowerPoint
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Operating Systems of the Home
Operating Systems of the Home PowerPoint
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Standard 5
The student will apply housing and interior design knowledge, skills and processes to meet specific design needs.

Lighting & Accessories
Lighting & Accessories PowerPoint
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Interior Backgrounds
Backgrounds, Walls, Windows & Floors PowerPoint
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Standard 6
The student will evaluate housing and design concepts.

Line PowerPoint
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Form PowerPoint
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Texture PowerPoint

Color PowerPoint
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Rhythm & Proportion
Proportion PowerPoint
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Balance, Harmony & Emphasis
Harmony & Emphasis PowerPoint
Balance PowerPoint
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Standard 7
The student will apply design knowledge, skills, processes, and oral, written, and visual presentation skills to communicate design ideas.

Closure to Housing & Interior Design
Final Housing Project
Semester Test Review
Semester Test Review for Seniors in Housing & Interior Design


Additional Resources

90 Day Pacing Guide

Updated January 31, 2023 3:40pm