DEGREE CONFERRED

Bachelor of Fine and Applied Arts (Interior Design)

B.F.A. (Interior Design)

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

Assumption University confers the degree of Bachelor of Fine and Arts in Interior Design upon students who meet all of the following requirements specified in the Graduate Program Standard Criteria B.E. 2548 and Assumption University Bylaw B.E. 2548 as follows:

  • Have completed of the total number of credits of the curriculum
  • Have obtained a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.00
  • Have participated in 16 sessions of the Professional Ethics Seminar
  • Have obtained library and financial clearance with the University
  • Have demonstrated good behavior and discipline

OBJECTIVES

To produce graduates who have the characteristics, knowledge and skills as follows:

  • Develop moral character and possess professional ethics accepted and approved by the society.
  • Possess interior design theoretical knowledge, technical skills, entrepreneurial drive with business skill, and professional responsibility sufficient to assume leadership positions in the interior industry.
  • Have to the milieu of science and technology related to interior design services while adhering to preservation of arts and culture.
  • Able to contribute to a team working among designers and others with the same level of competency and aspiration in order to function creatively while maintaining a healthy competitive environment.
  • Have creativity and presentation skills via computer applications and logical schema.
  • Have dexterity in freehand drawing, interior design drafting, delineation and 3 dimensional model making.

COURSES

General Education Courses 30 Credits

Language

Language Courses    15 Credits

BG 1001

English I

3

BG 1002

English II

3

BG 2000

English III

3

BG 2001

English IV

3

GE 1403

Communication in Thai (for Thai students)

3

or

 

 

GE 1405

Thai Language and Culture (for non-Thai Students)

3

Social Science

Social Science Course    3 Credits

MGT 1101

Introduction to Business

3

Humanities

Humanities Courses    6 Credits

GS 1004

Art of Delineation

3

GS 1005

Graphic Presentation

3

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics Courses   6 Credits

MA 1200

Mathematics for Business

3

GE 1301

Environmental Science

3

Specialized Courses 103 Credits

Foundation

Foundation Course     24 Credits

IND 1101

Visual Design

3

IND 1102

Introduction to Design Culture and Trend

3

IND 1301

Basic Drawing

3

IND 1302

Design Fundamentals

3

IND 2101

Design Methods

3

IND 2102

Human Factors

3

IND 2301

History of Interior Design

3

IND 3101

Theory and Concept in Design

3

Major Required

Major Required Courses     42 credits

IND 2201

Interior Design I

6

IND 2202

Interior Design II

6

IND 3201

Interior Design III

6

IND 3202

Interior Design IV

6

IND 4201

Interior Design V

6

IND 4202

Senior Project 

6

IND 4304

Pre-Senior Project

6

Technology and Support

Technology and Support Courses       34 credits

IND 1303

Computer Applications for Interior Design

3

IND 2302

Building Construction

3

IND 2303

Furniture Production and Fabrication Technology

3

IND 3102

Design Research and Development

3

IND 3301

Interior Construction

3

IND 3302

Interior Material and Technology

3

IND 3303

Building System Study

3

IND 3306

Lighting Design

3

IND 3307

Practicum in Interior Design

1

IND 3308

Brand and Marketing in Interior Design

3

IND 4301

Design Management

3

IND 4303

Professional Ethics and Practice

3

Major Elective

Major Elective Courses      3 credits

IND 4401

Seminar in Interior Design

3

IND 4402

Advanced Computer-Aided Design

3

IND 4403

Model Making and 3D Exploration

3

IND 4404

Home Textiles and Soft Furnishing

3

IND 4405

Thai Architecture Study

3

IND 4406

Advanced Lighting

3

IND 4407

Decorative Art

3

IND 4408

Individual Study in Design

3

IND 4409

Branding Experience in Art and Design

3

Free Elective Course 6 Credits

Students can take free elective courses of 6 credits from any faculty in Assumption University upon completion of the prerequisites (if any).

STUDY PLAN

FIRST YEAR

First Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

BG 1001

English I

3

BG 1200

Mathematics for Business

3

GE 1403

Communication in Thai (for Thai students)

3

or

 

 

GE 1405

Thai Language and Culture (for non-Thai students)

3

GS 1004

Art of Delineation

3

IND 1101

Visual Design

3

IND 1301

Basic Drawing

3

 

Total

18

Second Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

BG 1002

English II

3

GE 1301

Environmental Science

3

GS 1005

Graphic Presentation

3

IND 1102

Introduction to Design Culture and Trend

3

IND 1302

Design Fundamentals

3

IND 1303

Computer Application for Interior Design

3

 

Total

18

SECOND YEAR

First Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

BG 2000

English III

3

MGT 1101

Introduction to Business

3

IND 2101

Design Methods

3

IND 2201

Interior Design I

6

IND 2301

History of Interior Design

3

 

Total

18

Second Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

BG 2001

English IV

3

IND 2102

Human Factors

3

IND 2202

Interior Design II

6

IND 2302

Building Construction

3

IND 2303

Furniture Production and Fabrication Technology

3

 

Total

18

THIRD YEAR

First Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

IND 3101

Theory and Concept in Design

3

IND 3201

Interior Design III

6

IND 3301

Interior Construction

3

IND 3302

Interior Material and Technology

3

IND 3303

Building System Study

3

 

Total

18

Second Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

IND 3102

Design Research and Development

3

IND 3202

Interior Design IV

6

IND 3306

Lighting Design

3

IND 3307

Practicum in Interior Design

1

IND 3308

Brand and Marketing in Interior Design

3

 

Free Elective Course

3

 

Total

19

FOURTH YEAR

First Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

IND 4201

Interior Design V

6

IND 4301

Design Management

3

IND 4304

Pre-Senior Project

6

 

Major Elective Course

3

 

Total

18

Second Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

IND 4202

Senior Project

6

IND 4303

Professional Ethics and Practice

3

 

One Free Elective Course

3

 

Total

12