Courses & Units

Interior Design Studio 3 KDA209




This unit develops fundamental skills in design, including site analysis, preliminary design and sketch design. Students explore and integrate design criteria including contextual response, activity support and construction principles. The studio will emphasise designing in section and responding to human habitation patterns. Interior design students will be challenged to develop the spectacle and display of the retail experience.

Some studio components of KDA212 History and Theory in Design 3 and KDA213 Building Technology in Design 3/ KDA210 Interior Materials and Components will extend the practice of studio design.

This unit may be co-taught with unit KDA211 to allow for blended or discipline specific assessment tasks.


Unit name Interior Design Studio 3
Unit code KDA209
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Technology, Environments and Design
Discipline Architecture & Design

Teaching staff

Dr Jacqueline Power

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic


International students
Domestic students

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2018: $1,148.00 2018: $2,243.00 040107

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Teaching Pattern

Studio projects, lectures and seminars.


One or more major design projects continuously assessed during development through to final resolution. Verbally and visually presented to a panel that may include peers, academics and/or professional designers.

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No textbooks are required however, recommended reading lists will be provided in unit outlines and in class


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