PUID

2030

Materiality and Assembly for Interiors

Parsons School of Design: Interior Design

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Materiality & Assembly ID

Spring 2019

Taught By: Anne Nixon

Section: B

CRN: 6827

Credits: 3

This course serves as an introduction for Interior Design students to the properties of hard and soft materials and the ecological impact of material choices. Materials are considered as the matter for their phenomenological effects and their cultural, historical and contemporary applications in interior design. Fundamentals of material assemblies, transitions and construction practices, will be discussed. Projects will include making prototypes, to demonstrate students' understanding of material properties while they explore new assembly methods in detail. As a seminar, students will work individually and in teams, on assignments that include site visits, research, and design.

Open to Interior Design majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Interior Design (PUID)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 13

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: 10:11am 11/18/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 1200A

Date Range: 1/23/2019 - 5/8/2019

Materiality & Assembly ID

Spring 2019

Taught By: Tania Ursomarzo

Section: A

CRN: 2806

Credits: 3

This course serves as an introduction for Interior Design students to the properties of hard and soft materials and the ecological impact of material choices. Materials are considered as the matter for their phenomenological effects and their cultural, historical and contemporary applications in interior design. Fundamentals of material assemblies, transitions and construction practices, will be discussed. Projects will include making prototypes, to demonstrate students' understanding of material properties while they explore new assembly methods in detail. As a seminar, students will work individually and in teams, on assignments that include site visits, research, and design.

Open to Interior Design majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Interior Design (PUID)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 13

Enrollment Status: Closed*

*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: 10:11am 11/18/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: Parsons East 25 E13th

Room: 205

Date Range: 1/23/2019 - 5/8/2019

Materiality & Assembly ID

Spring 2019

Taught By: Tania Ursomarzo

Section: C

CRN: 6828

Credits: 3

This course serves as an introduction for Interior Design students to the properties of hard and soft materials and the ecological impact of material choices. Materials are considered as the matter for their phenomenological effects and their cultural, historical and contemporary applications in interior design. Fundamentals of material assemblies, transitions and construction practices, will be discussed. Projects will include making prototypes, to demonstrate students' understanding of material properties while they explore new assembly methods in detail. As a seminar, students will work individually and in teams, on assignments that include site visits, research, and design.

Open to Interior Design majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Interior Design (PUID)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 13

Enrollment Status: Closed*

*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: 10:11am 11/18/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 3:50pm - 6:30pm

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 1200A

Date Range: 1/23/2019 - 5/8/2019