Course: FCS 314/L. Building Codes, Systems and Detailing for Interior Design and Lab (2/1)
Prerequisites: FCS 211, FCS 213/L, FCS 214/L. Corequisite: FCS 314L. Students are introduced to basic elements of construction and building systems, including power distribution systems, mechanical systems, energy management, ceiling systems, flooring systems and the impact of local building codes on the interior design process. Emphasis is placed on the interaction between interior design ideas and the construction methods. 2 hours lecture, one 3-hour lab per week.