Open Access Thesis
Master of Science (MS)
Louise Jones, ArchD, Chair
Jian Lu, MArch, MArt
Kelly Welker, PhD
This research project used quantitative research method to evaluate interior designers' and interior design students' perceptions about CAD (computer aided design) in interior design. Survey method was used to collect data about demographics, perceptions regarding CAD use, difficulties with its use, and expectations of CAD in near future. Descriptive analysis was used to summarize data from self-administered questionnaires for students and interior designers.
The outcome ofthe study provided an explanation for co-relation of the use of CAD among interior designers and students of interior design. It also provided understanding of practitioners' and students' expectations regarding the use of CAD in near future.
Patil, Vaishali A., "Evaluation of interior designers' and interior design students' perceptions of CAD (computer aided design)" (2007). Master's Theses and Doctoral Dissertations. 176.