Interior Architecture Technology System Solutions

Qualification: Undergraduate unit
Study mode: Online
Payment options: HECS-HELP may be available
FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 13 weeks
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Awarded by: Curtin University
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About this unit

Interior Architecture Technology System Solutions is an online unit provided by Curtin University and Open Universities Australia. It explores the various technical issues arising from designing technology which can be integrated into designed interiors.

In particular, you will focus on acoustics, ventilation and lighting, and also examine model making methods of technical construction, as well as structure and materials within systems.

Over the course of the unit you will learn to analyse the challenges surrounding the flexible nature of built interiors within the context of the 21st century, and will solve complex design issues using innovative strategies. Finally, you will combine your accumulated knowledge to create and record a sustainable interior system.

Eligibility

To be eligible to enrol in this unit, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Successfully completed the mandatory unit, Interior Architecture Habitation Fundamentals

AND

  • Be accepted into the Bachelor of Applied Science (Interior Architecture)

Areas of study

In the architecture unit, the topics you will study include:

  • Introduction to the unit – integrating technology systems into designed interiors – interior architecture
  • Introduction to the qualitative experience of integrated lighting/interior systems
  • Introduction lecture on acoustics and introduction lecture on lighting
  • Sustainability
  • Integrating systems sustainability
  • Natural ventilation
  • Chemistry building systems and services
  • Final session detailed reflection

Course pathways

This unit is a core requirement in the following course:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Interior Architecture), Curtin University

Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.

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How will this unit advance my career?

Interior Architecture Technology System Solutions is an essential online unit for anyone seeking to pursue a career in interior architecture. It will introduce you to crucial technical issues relevant to incorporating technology into designed interiors, ranging from acoustics and lighting to ventilation, structure and materials. In addition, you will synthesise local and international design methods to produce and document a sustainable interior system.

How else will I benefit from this unit?

  • Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in Interior Architecture Technology System Solutions from Curtin University.
  • Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
  • Government financial support through FEE-HELP or HECS-HELP may be available.
  • Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
  • Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUA’s full degree programs.

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Financial assistance

If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.

 

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You may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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