Course Map

HOUSING AND INTRIOR DESIGN

Julie Hatch

(Revised May 2009) 

Month

Content

Learning Activity

Assessment

August-

September

  • Housing needs
  • Housing options
  • Renting
  • Buying
  • Factors affecting housing choice
  • Class room discussion
  • Buying a home project
  • Dream House
  • Plate project
  • Notebook assignment
  • Vocabulary test
  • Buying a home project
  • Test

October

  • Structural and decorative design
  • Elements of design
  • Line
  • Shape and Form
  • Space
  • Texture
  • Pattern
  • Classroom discussion
  • Video
  • Chapter 16 study guide
  • Furniture making
  • Bear line activity
  • Texture rub
  • Positive/negative space activity 
  • Wall paper pattern activity
  • Portfolio
  • Mountings
  • Test

November

  • Color
  • Principals of design
  • Scale/proportion
  • Balance
  • Rhythm
  • Emphasis
  • Harmony
  • Color wheel
  • Tints/ and shades painting
  • Draw rhythm types
  • Quilt activity
  • Designing balance
  • Portfolio
  • Test

December

  • Blue print symbols
  • Floor Plans
  • Zoning
  • Traffic and circulation patterns
  • Evaluating floor plans
  • Gingerbread houses
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  • Evaluation of role playing
  • Quiz
  • Listing of appropriate coping skills