PROGRAM

Department of Lifestyle Design

Interior&Furniture Design Lab

The Interior and Furniture Design Lab strives to offer practical, cutting-edge education in lifestyle and furniture design with the goal of increasing the quality and sustainability of people’s lives. It offers an educational program designed to produce designers with integrative thinking skills and the ability to develop designs to meet the needs of the lifestyle and furniture design industries. It also aims to train competitive designers through the Hyper Designer Training Program, a BK21 Plus Project, as well as international industrial-academic cooperative projects. Students are given opportunities to engage in joint research projects with global businesses in Korea, China, and Japan, attend international seminars in France, Italy, and numerous other nations, and give in-class design presentations. The lab’s curriculum comprises numerous courses, including Convergence of Lifestyle Design Studio, Living Space Design and Programming, Furniture Design Planning and Strategy, Furniture Prototyping Design and Consumption Behavior, Cultural Design for Users, Lifestyle and Furniture Design Trends, and Market Forecast.

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  • Faculty

    Supervisor
    Choi Kyung-Ran
    ran@kookmin.ac.kr

    Lecturer
    Jeong Mi-sun
    suniro@kookmin.ac.kr
  • Required Courses for Majors
    Required Courses for Majors and Studio
    The required courses for majors are the same as those in other labs in the Department of Lifestyle Design, including the Spatial and Environmental Design Lab and DeCulture Lab.
  • Lab Courses for Majors
    Majors
    Lifestyle Products and New Materials
    Furniture Design Development Process
    Traditional Culture and Furniture Making
    Studio Courses
    Lifestyle and Furniture Product Planning
    Convergence of Lifestyle and Furniture Design Studio I
    3D Printing and Lifestyle Products
    Lifestyle Culture and Furniture Design Studio I
    Cultural Techniques and Furniture Design Studio II
    Lifestyle Design Studio I
    Lifestyle Design Studio II
    Eco-friendly Furniture Design Studio I
    Eco-friendly Furniture Design Studio II
    User-oriented Furniture Design Studio I