Introduction to Interior Design

This Top Hat textbook provides an engaging introduction to the world of interior design.

Foundational concepts are introduced to provide students with the language needed to explore and express ideas about design. Design is explored through theories grounded in a design ecology framework that connects interiors and interior designers to a wide range of human and environmental issues. Videos and questions are embedded in chapters to enhance learning.

Most Innovative Educator

Top Hat Educator Awards 2022

Tan was honored for her ability to optimize her online learning environment in a way that allows for greater flexibility, equity and empathy . . . Her extensive use of Top Hat has empowered her to reduce accessibility and financial barriers, much to the delight of her students.
Harleen Dhami
Top Hat
Brilliance Hacks for Work-Life Balance

These brilliance hacks offer you the chance to gain back your work-life balance in as little as 15 minutes a day – one simple step at a time.

A brilliance mindset does not tell you to achieve your professional goals by casting aside who you are or what you want in life. Those with a brilliance mindset are able to make intentional decisions about where to invest their time, and so they are able to be incredibly successful at work and enjoy the lifestyle that their work has built for them.


Auburn Author Awards 2022

An easy read filled with good, actionable reminders . . . the life hacks listed in this book can help anyone improve their day to day life!
Virginia Fortunado
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