Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Interior Architecture

Course ID
SEGi University
Level of Study
Bachelor Degree

Interior Architecture emphasizes on producing creative, sensitive and self-reliant graduates through knowledge of interior design, building technology and environment, cultural context, visual/design communication, management practice and law; to pursue studies and career in interior architecture or associated profession both locally or abroad.

The degree ensures that all graduates will have the knowledge and ability in interior design, including technical aspects and requirements as well as consideration for health, safety and ecological balance; that they understand the cultural, intellectual, historical, social, economic and environment context for interior design, and that they comprehend thoroughly the interior designers’ roles and responsibilities in society, which depend on a cultivated, analytical and creative mind.

Here are the Programme Educational Objectives (PEO):
PEO 1: Graduates to be employed in Interior Architecture related industry.
PEO 2: Graduates to have sustainable career progression in Interior Architecture related industry.
PEO 3: Graduates to engage in lifelong learning via continuous personal development.

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Entry requirements

Pass in STPM or equivalent, minimum Grade C (2.00) in 2 subjects
Pass in A-Level in 2 subjects
Pass in Unified Examinations Certificate (UEC) at least B in 5 subjects
Pass in Foundation Studies in related field by Higher Institutions Provider recognised by Malaysia Government (at least CGPA 2.00)
Pass in Diploma in related field by Higher Institutions Provider recognised by Malaysia Government (at least CGPA 2.00)
Other Equivalent qualification recognised by Malaysia Government
Pass in Art/ Technical Drawing subject in SPM or equivalent
Pass in portfolio assessment interview for those who failed or did not take Art subject”

For international student:
TOEFL with minimum of score 500 or IELTS with minimum of score 5.0.

Programme structure and modules

Year 1

Theory Practice and Design
Architecture Principle and Communication
Building Construction 1
Building Services 1
Software Application for Design
Residential Design
Architecture History 1
Architecture Graphic
Building Services 2
Interior Material and Furnishing
Building Construction 2

Year 2

Commercial Design
Architecture History 2
AutoCAD in Interior Design
Environmental Psychology
Furniture Design Workshop
Environmental Management & Technology
Advance Interior Design 1
Lighting Design
Construction Contract Law
Specification and Contract Documentation
Advance Computer Modelling

Year 3 (18 months)

Advance Interior Design 2
Project and Construction Management
Professional Practice for Interior Design
Research Methods
Business Ethic
Design Project
Industrial Training (6 months – to be completed before the Final semester)

Matapelajaran Umum (MPU)

Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban (Local)
Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International)
Falsafah dan Isu Semasa
Effective Listening
Bahasa Kebangsaan A (For Local Students without Credit in BM in SPM)
Personal Health Management
Pengurusan Ko-kurikulum

Career opportunities

A degree in interior architecture and design will equip you with the specific creative and technical skills you’ll need to succeed in the field. Career opportunities are vast and varies from Technical Assistant, Junior Designer, Interior Designer, Interior Architect, Interior and Spatial Designer, Furniture Designer, Set & Exhibition Designer to Lighting and Colour Consultant and Project Manager.

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