Interior architecture is the art and science of the design of designated spaces. It focuses on the needs of the user
and the harmony between architectural spaces and the detailed design of spaces and life-style products.
Graduates will have the ability to design interiors and products. Attention is given to the design process, building
and material technology, building climate, ergonomics, history and visual communication within the context of
society, economics, politics and technology. It is very important that students have the ability to visualise spaces,
think three-dimensionally and solve problems creatively.
Students are advised to work in the offices of an architect or an interior architect during the university recesses
to gain practical experience.
It is recommended that those graduates wishing to become professional Interior architects must hereafter apply
to register for the BIntHons degree (one year full-time) and the MInt(Prof) degree (one year full-time). Those
candidates wishing to become interior and product designers must hereafter register for the one year full-time
honours degree programme in Interior Architecture [BIntHons].