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2016-2017 Catalog 
2016-2017 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

ACH 202 - Space Planning

3 credit hours - Two hours of lecture and three hours of laboratory weekly; one term.
Learn building occupancy types, plumbing layouts, kitchen configurations (following NKBA guidelines), lighting and reflected ceiling plans. Gain an in-depth knowledge of the design process focusing on space planning solutions. Examine building codes and regulatory issues surrounding interior space such as, IBC (International Building code), ADA (The Americans with Disability Act), Life Safety Code, ANSI (American National Standards Institute), NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) and other standards that pertain to both residential and commercial interiors. Study space planning for mixed-use and historic adaption. The course encompasses the critical body of knowledge for individuals seeking NCIDQ (National Council for Interior Design Qualification) certification. Lab fee $40.

Prerequisite(s): ACH 106  (formerly ACH 101) or ACH 211  or permission of department chair.

Course Outcomes
Core Competencies
Core 1 Communication Core 3 Information Literacy Core 10 Innovative and Critical Thinking