Design Build Technology Certificate


The Design Build Technology certificate combines existing CIDA and NASAD accredited interior design courses to teach skills and technology used in the visualization and communication of built environments.  Students will develop the following skills: hand drafting, AutoCAD, SketchUP, Revit, an overview of construction technology, and an overview of lighting and mechanical systems.  Ths certificate would be appropriate for students interested in drafting, architecture, interior design, engineering, computer-aided design, computer aided rendering, property management, real estate, construction/management, etc.  Students will have the opportunity to travel to Design+Construction Week each year.  This certificate is offered to both degree-seeking students as well as non-degree seeking students desiring professional or personal advancement.  Non-degree seeking students will be admitted to the University via established admission guidelines. 

Requirements for a Certificate in Design Build Technology

Level One Certification
HES 264Technical Drawing I3
HES 310Construction Technology3
HES 343Technical Drawing II3
HES 354Lighting and Mechanical Systems3
Total Hours12
Level Two Certification
All Level One Certification Requirements12
HES 324Visual Communication I3
HES 345Digital Visualization for Interior Design3
Total Hours18