INDES 220 Design Drawing • 5 Cr.

Description

Drawing techniques that visually communicate abstract and representational design ideas. This course focuses on rapid visualization of ideas using color and achromatic illustration media. Introduces a combination of traditional and digital tools, techniques, and illustration principles for visualizing the built environment. Prerequisite: ART 120 and INDES 140 with a C- or better.

Outcomes

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Understand a range of design drawings used by interior designers, and realize individual potential through design drawing practice.   
  • Produce freehand drawings using line, structure, tonal value, texture, and composition to convey spatial depth, design details, and abstract concepts.   
  • Convey spatial depth, scale, light, and detail in two- and three-dimensional representations of the built environment.   
  • Use established and emerging technology to produce, archive, share, and augment traditional drawing practices.   
  • Select appropriate media, technology, image views, drawing size and scale, to effectively communicate design ideas.   
  • Constructively and objectively critique design drawings as an iterative method of continuous quality improvement.   
  • Build a lifelong habit of sketchbook practices, using a variety of drawing methods and media to communicate design ideas.   

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