This unit addresses the developments undertaken in Interior Architecture Practice 1 to enable a high quality, well-resolved project outcome. The aim is for students to develop a deep understanding of innovative, commercial architectural spaces with the intention of developing a professional, specialised outcome.

Teaching Periods
Start and end dates
Last self-enrolment date
Census date
Last withdraw without fail date
Results released date
Semester 2
Start and end dates
Last self-enrolment date
Census date
Last withdraw without fail date
Results released date

Learning outcomes

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:

  • Produce a refined brief and project plan that outlines a strategy for solving a well-defined problem
  • Critically evaluate proposed design directions through real-world justifications, substantiated by continuing critical analysis of relevant trends and issues
  • Produce a highly refined and detailed design outcome and/or prototype to professional standards
  • Evaluate the investigative process and outcomes through concise, coherent and well-structured documentation, reports and presentations

Teaching methods


Type Hours per week Number of weeks Total (number of hours)
Face to Face Contact (Phasing out)
6.00 12 weeks 72
Unspecified Learning Activities (Phasing out)
Independent Learning
19.00 12 weeks 228


Type Task Weighting ULO's
Detailed Design Outcome and/or PrototypeIndividual 45% 1,2,3,4 
Documentation of Design Research and Project DevelopmentIndividual 45% 1,2,3,4 
Project: Refinement and Synthesis of Research, Project Brief and Project PlanIndividual 10% 1,2,3,4 


  • Conduct further design research to refine and substantiate developments
  • Apply a range of analytical and research skills to facilitate the articulation of a design outcome
  • Design and detail to professional standards ready for manufacture/construction
  • Produce a high quality and highly detailed prototype
  • Execute a commercially viable project outcome
  • Produce a highly detailed written and illustrated rationale that documents the design development and outcome

Study resources

Reading materials

A list of reading materials and/or required textbooks will be available in the Unit Outline on Canvas.