Introduction to Residential Interior Design

    EXRI 4676 is offered this spring:

Gain an under­stand­ing of res­i­den­tial inte­ri­or design the­o­ries, process­es, and styles through a bal­ance of the aes­thet­ic and the tech­ni­cal. Learn basic design ele­ments and prin­ci­ples, client needs assess­ment, artic­u­la­tion of the design process, iden­ti­fi­ca­tion of domes­tic styles, career options, scope of prac­tice, and the role of consultants.


Apr 13, 2021Jul 6, 2021


6:30 pm – 9:30 pm MT






Syn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

In synchronous online courses, students move through the course material at the same pace as their peers. These courses also provide learners with pre-scheduled online lectures that have the instructor and students interacting at the same time. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

Elnaz Aliasl Mamaghani

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Elnaz Aliasl MamaghaniID: elnaz-aliasl-mamaghani

Elnaz Aliasl has worked on projects ranging from interior design for affordable housing to residential decoration. Her focus has been on applying the design-thinking lens on interior design, a subject on which she has published several articles. Elnaz holds a master’s degree in Design from the University of Alberta and a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Tabriz, Iran.




Interior Design

ISBN 9780132408905

Class info
  • This is a syn­chro­nous course that fea­tures live online activ­i­ties at pre­de­ter­mined times. To start your online learn­ing expe­ri­ence vis­it www​.ext​-leo​.ca/​s​t​u​dents
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