Form, Function, and Meaning of Constructed Spaces from the 15th to the 20st Centuries

Parsons School of Design: Interior Design

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Interior Design Survey

Fall 2018

Taught By: Ioanna Theocharopoulou

Section: A

CRN: 1852

Credits: 3

This course offers a broad introduction to the history of interior design from the late 15th century to the mid-20th century. Form, style, function, and the meaning of spaces will be examined in the context of a wider cultural, social, and political framework. Emphasis will be on western design but non-western examples will also be considered. With class lectures, discussions, student presentations, and readings that reflect a variety of critical methodologies, this course aims to explore the historical interior and to identify the issues that shaped it.

Pre-requisite(s): none. Open to: Masters Degree in Interior Design and Masters Degree in Interior Design and Lighting Design Double Major Only; Others by permission.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Interior Design (PGID)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 28

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 4:00pm 7/18/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 12:10pm - 2:50pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/27/2018 - 12/17/2018