Interior Design, First Professional, Master of Science in Interior Design
This is an archived copy of the 2018-2019 catalog. To access the most recent version of the catalog, please visit http://ou-public.courseleaf.com.
Minimum Total Hours (Thesis): 63
Minimum Total Hours (Non-Thesis): 63
Program Code: M587
The Master of Science in Interior Design First Professional option offers an opportunity for pursuing a post-baccalaureate degree in Interior Design for students who do not have an undergraduate degree in Interior Design or closely related fields.
|Prerequisite Leveling Courses|
|I D 5526||Graduate Studio I||6|
|I D 5533||Graduate Studio II||3|
|I D 5543||Graduate Studio III||3|
|I D 5763||Graduate Interior Design Computer Application||3|
|I D 5773||Graduate Interior Construction||3|
|I D 4793/5793||Interior Materials and Specifications||3|
|I D 4753/5753||History of Interior Design||3|
|I D 4723/5723||Lighting Design||3|
|I D 4713/5713||Commercial Design||3|
|I D 5133||Research Methods||3|
|or RCPL 5113||Urban Planning Research Methods|
|I D 5123||Environment and Human Behavior||3|
|I D 5143||Design Theory Analysis and Evaluation||3|
|I D 5163||Design Computation Visualization and Analysis||3|
|I D 5223||Advanced Materials and Methods||3|
|I D 5343||Indoor Environmental Quality||3|
|I D 5413||Indoor Controls and Technology||3|
|I D 5940||Field Work (or Elective)||3|
|I D 5153||Practice and Leadership in a Global Design Market||3|
|or ARCH 5053||Methods X - Tools of Practice|
|I D 5980||Research for Master's Thesis||6|
|or I D 5950||Masters of Science in Interior Design Project|
|Total Credit Hours||63|
- A student who has done satisfactory graduate work and has earned a 3.0 grade point average may file for master’s candidacy.
The master’s degree requires the equivalent of at least two semesters of satisfactory graduate work and additional work as may be prescribed for the degree.
All coursework applied to the master’s degree must carry graduate credit.
Master’s degree programs which require a thesis consist of at least 30 credit hours. All non-thesis master’s degree programs require at least 32 credit hours.
Credit transferred from other institutions must meet specific criteria and is subject to certain limitations.
Courses completed through correspondence study may not be applied to the master’s degree.
To qualify for a graduate degree, students must achieve an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher in the degree program coursework and in all resident graduate coursework attempted. A student must also have at least a 3.0 in all coursework (including undergraduate coursework if any).
Additional information for master's degree students may be found in the Graduate College Bulletin.