Core Module Information
Module title: Foundation Interior & Spatial Design 1

SCQF level: 07:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: DES07121
Module leader: Antonia Cairns
School School of Arts and Creative Industries
Subject area group: Art Design and Photography

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

You will establish competencies in drawing, model making and graphic presentation to illustrate project-based spatial and contextual analysis, and to communicate design ideas and the creative and conceptual processes that define your project development. As directed by tutors, case studies will be presented and discussed in tutorials to characterize and contextualise the discipline of Interior and Spatial Design.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Verbally articulate and graphically illustrate the principles of drawing and sketching for Interior and Spatial Design.

LO2: Communicate design ideas and creative processes through the mediums of drawing, physical modelling and graphic representation.

LO3: Develop an awareness of spatial arrangements and configurations in response to a project brief.

LO4: Contextualise and organise decision-making processes.

LO5: Gain an appreciation of the relationship between form and function.

LO6: Present design outcomes using a clear, appropriate and persuasive oral and visual language.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, In Person, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: In Person
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Antonia Cairns
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 12
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 48
Online Guided independent study 140
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Portfolio 100 1~2~3~4~5~6 Exam Period , WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
Foundation Interior & Spatial Design 1