Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design
The Interior Architecture and Environmental Design is a program that focuses on designing the environment that people are in and recreates daily. This program is based on gaining skills and awareness in designing, designing and implementing all kinds of contemporary or historical buildings in accordance with the users and requirements in designing an environmentally sensitive, aesthetic and sustainable functional structure and space.
The concrete aim of the program is to train Interior Architects and Environmental Designers who can use and apply the art and design knowledge acquired through theoretical and applied lessons and the experience they will gain during their education period, who can evaluate design problems and solve these problems effectively, able to strategically manage the design process, think multi-dimensionally and express them correctly and effectively, monitor and evaluate the developments in the field of art and design, suggest new research topics in these areas, establish and interpret the past and present relationship in the field of design, has adopted the basic values and general mission and vision of OSTİM Technical University,
Academic Achievements of Our Students
The basic education given in the Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design is designed to equip students with the practical skills and theoretical knowledge required to pursue a career in interior architecture and design. In this context, basic design lessons are organized in a system that facilitates learning both individually and as a group, emphasizes creativity and aesthetic sensitivity, teaches intellectual investigation, supports solution production by centering user needs against interior design problems. Technical skills, design management and other necessary issues to understand the relationship between space and environmental design with environmental and commercial factors; Besides theoretical / theoretical knowledge, it is included in the scope of applied education in order to provide students with technical and practical information.
Interior Architecture and Environmental Design Program consists of the following skills and achievements: using and applying art and design knowledge, evaluating and effectively solving design problems, managing the design process, being able to think and express multi-dimensionally, communicating effectively, in the field of art and design, to be able to follow and evaluate developments, to suggest new research topics in these areas, to establish and interpret the relationship between the past and the present in the field of design, to present projects with visual staff and to report on the subject when necessary, to collaborate across disciplines.
Working Areas of Graduates
Interior Architects and Environmental Designers who graduate from the program have the opportunity to take part in all design, application and commercial activities in the public and private sector. In the public sector, they can find the opportunity to work in many ministries and institutions, especially in the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization, provincial and district municipalities, high schools and universities, in areas such as projects, purchases, and restoration. They can work in all kinds of architecture, interior architecture and design offices, project companies and construction companies related to the private sector. In addition, they can establish their own private work offices or continue their education and become faculty members in universities and various academic settings.
Turkey is a developing country which changed frequently existing structures, where the intense restoration, the creation of new permanent structure. These change, development and formation processes should be managed with sustainable methods and studies. In this context, students who graduate from the Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design will undertake an important task in meeting the needs of our country in planning, design and implementation scale.