The new student edition of the definitive reference on architectural interiors Interior Graphic Standards, Student Edition is a pared-down treatment of the authoritative Interior Graphic Standards, professional edition. Designed to give students only the critical information they require, this is an essential reference for anyone studying architectural interiors. Formatted to meet the serious student's needs, this Student Edition is packed with more than 1,000 informative illustrations and includes the latest coverage of green design and accessibility. Students find real help understanding all the critical material they need for the core classes required by all curriculums, including: Construction methods and materials Mechanical and electrical systems Professional practice Lighting Construction specification writing Acoustics Construction detailing and documentation Color theory Furniture selection and specification writing Human factors Design studio techniques Like Interior Graphic Standards, this Student Edition provides essential specification and detailing information for working inside the structural shell, from interior partitions and floor systems, to color and lighting, to wall coverings and carpeting. In addition, expert advice guides readers on designing dozens of the most common interior building types, from large commercial offices to child care centers and hotels.McGowan, Maryrose is the author of 'Interior Graphic Standards', published 2004 under ISBN 9780471461968 and ISBN 0471461962.