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DIS - Study Interior Architecture in Copenhagen, Denmark

Explore Danish Modernism and interior design traditions along with New Nordic ideas about interior architecture. Enhance your design methods by approaching design problems from a contextual Scandinavian point of view. PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS Evolve a comprehensive and culturally based approach to designing interiors in a setting where both tradition and innovation are valued Small studios of approximately 12 students create a close mentorship by DIS faculty and your network of peers Your projects will be critiqued by designers and interior architects and your peers in a cross-disciplinary context PROGRAM STUDENT PROFILE The two tracks of this program ensures it is right for you if you are from a professional school of architecture or design, or if you come from a liberal arts background. You wish to fully engage in the studio discourse, prepare for individual desk critique, and to invest time outside of studio hours developing projects. CORE COURSE OVERVIEWS >> Interior Architecture Studio You will develop your design skills through both the analysis of existing interiors and their materials, use of daylight, colors, and functional solutions, and through solving real-life spatial interior architectural problems within the Danish context. You will work in physical and digital media to construct spatial models and further your graphic and verbal communication skills. Credits: 6 Prerequisites: Enrollment at a professional school or department of architecture or design at the junior, senior, or graduate level. Completion of a minimum of two spatial design studios at university level. Week-Long Study Tour: Preference of Austria-Switzerland | Finland-Sweden Core Course Week: A three-day study tour in Western Denmark alongside a two-day seminar in Copenhagen. Availability: Spring Only >> Interior Architecture Foundations Studio This studio offers you an opportunity to acquire in-depth knowledge of, and professional skills within, architecture and interior design fields prior to pursuing a graduate degree. Credits: 6 Prerequisites: Documented background in fine arts or studio art, or completion of a course in drawing at university level. Week-Long Study Tour: Preference of Austria-Switzerland | Finland-Sweden Core Course Week: A three-day study tour in Western Denmark alongside a two-day seminar in Copenhagen. Availability: Spring Only BUILD YOUR OWN CURRICULUM DIS has over 200 elective courses for you to build your curriculum from after choosing your required course. You have to opportunity to focus on your major or diversify by selecting any combination of courses based on your needs. Click here for electives related to interior architecture and design. Need-based up to $5,000 per semester; contact DIS for details

Subjects:

  • Architecture
  • Design
  • Liberal Arts

Required Languages:

English

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