IAR3501 - Studies in interior architecture - 2019

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.


Art, Design and Architecture

Organisational Unit

Department of Design

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Matthew Bird


Dr Matthew Bird

Unit guides





  • Trimester 2 2019 (On-campus)
  • Trimester 3 2019 (On-campus)


Enrolled in the Bachelor of Interior Architecture and must have passed 72 credit points


This unit offers focused study of an aspect of interior architectural production. This is explored in relation to a range of historic, theoretical, material and speculative domains. Projects may address diverse social, cultural and technological perspectives. The unit will incorporate various methodologies for understanding interior architecture as a series of transformational practices.


Upon successful completion of this unit students will have the ability to:

  1. Examine, analyse and evaluate aspects of a focused study of interior architectural production;
  2. Engage creatively with interior architecture and related transformational practices;
  3. Select methods and strategies appropriate to a focused study of interior architectural production;
  4. Understand and apply the rules of occupational health and safety appropriate to the discipline practice.


100% in-semester assessment

Workload requirements

12 hours per week including 3 contact hours plus 9 hours of independent study, or equivalent.

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