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In this unit students investigate the issues and technologies associated with the creation of healthy interior environments including the services required for interiors that meet standards of human comfort and safety. The unit considers indoor air quality, thermal comfort services, psychology, ergonomics and building codes and standards. Skills in this unit will be closely aligned to KDA325 Interior Design Studio 6. The ethical responsibilities of professional designers are also addressed.

Summary 2020

Unit name Healthy Interior Environments
Unit code KDA320
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Technology, Environments and Design
Discipline Architecture & Design

Jacqueline Power

Teaching staff

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



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Teaching Pattern

Lectures, seminars, workshops and site visits.


Combination of written, visual and verbal presentation.

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