Post Graduate Program in Interior Design

Duration: 24 months
S.No. Topic
1. An Introduction to Interior Design
  The teaching approach at Academy of Applied Arts is holistic with a program which balances between the theoretical and practical aspects of the industry. Our focus is overall development of an individual, a professional who is well informed, well read and..read more
2. Drafting-The Craft of Design
  Though acknowledging the industry shift to software for designing layouts, an emphasis on hand drafting is inculcated for a strong foundation of Interior Designing...read more
3. Color Code and Palette Techniques
  Interior Design students generally get taught the basics of Colors i.e. Color wheel, vibes of color, composition and texture but not in context of Interiors. This leads to a major disadvantage at the stage when a student starts to practice...read more
4. Auto CAD – 2D & 3D
  Acknowledging the universal acceptance of Computer-Aided-Drafting software, commonly referred to as AutoCAD, our students are imparted rigorous training and practice for this fundamental design tool...read more
5. Building Materials
  The history of construction and materials goes as back as the dawn of the civilizations and with time many more efficient material and products have now been learnt and produced by architects to construct those distinguished buildings...read more
6. Building Services
  A building is not just a shelter but a controlled environment which provides people a habitat where they can feel safe and at the same time live, work, leisure and progress...read more
7. Construction Techniques
  As we continue to design and create buildings which are taller, durable, comfortable and safer the knowledge of building construction techniques become ever more complex...read more
8. Lights and Lighting
  ‘Whatever has to do with vision has to do with the light’ Knowledge of fundamentals of Lights and Luminaries gives an ability to bring out the best of any space and structure. Lighting inherently has the ability to shape human behavior, it helps a de..read more
9. Art and Architecture – History
  The history of art and architecture as part of the curriculum provides students with the world’s artistic illustrations of various periods and styles. They will delve into the evolution of various architectural styles and their social connotations...read more
10. Interior Design Styles
  Style is a form of extreme accuracy of an illustrated design. The emphasis have been laid on some of the most fashionable design movements. Art Deco that has the geometrical style of design, Art Noveau the curvilinear style of design, Indian, Realism, Min..read more
11. Interior Styling
  An Interior Stylist mainly works on editorial projects both commercial and residential making spaces look amazingly beautiful and appealing. It is because of the efforts of the Interior Stylists that evokes the minds of consumer to run out and buy what th..read more
12. Vaastu Shastra & Fengshui
  Abound with rich heritage and legacy, Indian Architecture & design is also shaped by its tradition for few. Respecting its diverse belief systems, an understanding of the thought process behind ‘Vastu Shastra’, their modern interpretations and relevan..read more
13. 3DS Max
  3D Studio Max provides a comprehensive three dimensional modeling solution to interior designers that help them to visually represent their concept to the client in a concrete and convincing manner. Being complex software, students are given in depth know..read more
14. Design Projects
  Building on the skills and knowledge acquired through the program students with guidance from faculty members create projects on major streams of Interior Designing. These will include Residential Design, Hospitality Design, Office Space, Exhibition Desig..read more
15. BOQ, Estimation and Costing
  BOQ or Bill of Quantities is an important document produced prior to the construction to quantify requirements. The objective of BOQ is to provide adequate information about the quantity of material, work involved and pricing...read more
16. Building Bye- Laws
  Understanding certain restrictions laid down for construction of any building by the Municipal bodies and other Government departments. It provides systematic growth of buildings preventing any haphazard development...read more
17. Business strategies and entrepreneurship
  This module addresses on building entrepreneurship skills for budding interior designers which involves identifying, evaluating and exploiting new opportunities and employing innovative organizational strategies...read more
18. Sketch Up
  It allows design professionals to draw the way they want by emulating the feel and freedom of working with pen and paper in a simple and elegant interface. Sketch Up is a 3D modeling computer program for a wide range of drawing applications...read more
19. Specialization
  We believe the future belongs to specialists as the age of general practitioner is getting over; Interior Design is a vast field ranging from Residential Design, Retail Design, Hospitality Design, Exhibition Design or Product Design. At a professional lev..read more
20. Portfolio Development
  Under this heading one learns to build portfolio which is a reflection of an Interior Designer’s best work. A professional portfolio design demonstrates the presentation of design solution, creativity, style and composition...read more
  Final Examinations
  Internship

 

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