AAFCS Pre-PAC Correlation - Interior Design Fundamentals; Housing and Furnishings

Interior Design

Outline of Course TEKS
Career Development
Leadership 1 (C)
Professional dress; etiquette 1 (E)
Developing a portfolio 18 (A-E)
Housing
Factors related to making housing decisions 1(B, H); 2 (A-B, D-G); 16 (B); 19 (A)
Budgeting for housing 1 (B); 2 (C); 3 (A-D); 19 (A)
Housing industry and influencing factors 7 (A)
Creating a safe, secure, and well-maintained home 1 (A, D, G); 4 (A-C); 5 (C); 17 (A, C-E); 19 (A-H)
Architecture and Construction
Architectural styles 6 (A)
Housing site selection 6 (B); 17 (E)
Housing construction and influencing factors 6 (C-D); 7 (B); 16 (B, D-F); 17 (A, C-E); 19 (A-H)
Energy conservation and landscaping 8 (A-B); 9 (F); 17 (E)
Decision-Making Related to Interior Environments
Interior decisions and influencing factors 12 (A-B)
Budgeting for interior resources 12 (C-E); 16 (D); 19 (A-E)
Interior Design Drafting Fundamentals
Drawing instruments and techniques 16 (C); 17 (E)
Computer aided drafting 1 (H); 16 (A-B, E-F); 17 (E)
Design Practices
Elements and principles of design 5 (A); 9 (A); 17 (B)
FREE! - Space planning 1 (H); 5 (B); 9 (B-C); 17(A-E)
Impact of technology on interior design practices 9 (D)
Laws, public policies and regulations impacting interior design 5 (C); 9 (G)
Designing for various needs 5 (C); 9 (E); 16 (E); 17(A-E); 19 (A-H)
Interior Finishes
Wall treatments 1 (B); 11 (B); 17 (E); 19 (C-E)
Floor Coverings 11 (A); 17 (E); 19 (C-E)
Ceilings 11 (C); 17 (E)
Windows and window treatments 11 (D); 16 (E); 17 (A-E)
Residential and Nonresidential Lighting
Functions, principles, and types of lighting 10 (A-C)
Residential and Nonresidential Furniture
Period styles of furniture 13 (A-B)
Selection, functions, and care of furniture 13 (C-E)
Residential and Nonresidential Appliances
Selection, functions, and care of appliances 14 (A-D)
Residential and Nonresidential Accessories
Selection, types, and care of accessories 15 (A-E)
Comprehensive Projects
Application of interior design knowledge and skills 1 (A-H); 5 (C); 9 (E); 13 (D); 14 (B); 16 (B-C, E-F); 17 (A-E); 19 (A-H)

Contributors

  • Heather Blount, former Curriculum Specialist, The Curriculum Center for FCS
  • Patti Rambo, former Director, The Curriculum Center for FCS
  • Becky Martinez, Editor, The Curriculum Center for FCS
  • Derrick Pedersen, IT Specialist, The Curriculum Center for FCS