Bachelor Of Science In Design - Interior Design

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Program Description

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The Interior Design program aims to teach students how to analyze design factors based on understanding the project objectives, goals and end-user requirements. The coursework includes design, analysis, construction and job administration. Students will be expected to conduct a wide range of research and on-site examination of areas selected for project work.

The primary objective of the interior design courses at the American University in the Emirates is to equip students with creating awareness, professional attitudes, imagination and technical knowledge required for this profession. Interior Design is a multi-faceted profession in which creative and technical solutions are adopted within the building to maintain and achieve an interior environment through systematic design processes and techniques. The program objectives are as follows:

  • Create a wide variety of interior designs for any project from concept stage to completion.
  • Develop and implement designs through a variety of new and traditional design options.
  • To become able to apply effective design techniques, principles and theories within one's work.
  • Learn and apply appropriate design tool and terminology.
  • Use effective visual communication when completing projects and presentations.

The College has large design studios, state-of-the-art facilities provided with the latest electronic media and printing equipment and an extensive library filled with the latest tutorial educational resources relevant to interior design. They are all available for students to use in an engaging learning environment.

Students will be studying under the direction of experienced architects, engineers, and tutors. Students will work towards projects in both commercial and residential interiors, developing a sense of how people function inside and outside these spaces. They will develop a range of live projects with themes including leisure and public interior spaces.

Program Structure

General Education 11 - Courses 33 - Credit Hours
Core Courses 11 - Courses 30 - Credit Hours
Specialization Courses Based on Specialization Based on Specialization
Free Elective Courses Based on Specialization Based on Specialization
Total Based on Specialization 126 - Credit Hours

Admission Requirements

  1. Attested high school (grade 12) certificate or its equivalent with a minimum average of 60% | for scientific, literary streams, general, advanced and ADEC. Other streams will require a minimum score average of 70% Equivalency letter will be required for certificate earned outside UAE.
  2. English proficiency PBT 500 | iBT 61 | IELTS Academic. 5.0 | PEARSON 44 | IESOL B1/B2 | CAMBRIDGE 154 | EmSAT English 1100 If the above score has not been achieved yet, the student will be accepted conditionally and enroll in the intensive English classes.
  3. Letter Of Interest & Interview.

Accreditation

The American University in the Emirates is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education.

Last updated September 2019

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American University in the Emirates’ (AUE) motto is that “Nothing is Impossible” and through this empowering phrase, it continuously nurtures its students to take on their studies like taking on the working world, through a perfectly constructed pathway to success. Read less