Architecture & Interior Design

Are you looking for a job or internship with an architectural or design firm? This is the career community for you! Stay connected with your field and find information on careers in residential, commercial, hospitality, corporate, healthcare, civic, or educational areas.

How to Use the ‘5 Whys’ to Clarify Your Career Goals

If you’ve been looking for a way to understand what makes you unique, prepare for interviews, or decide between competing job offers, let me introduce you to the 5 Whys.

The 5 Whys is a “root cause analysis” that aims …

By Jenny Sloop Johnson - Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
Read more »

Interior Design Student Event with Sherwin-Williams

*** Posted on behalf of ASID Pasadena Student Chapter.  This is an External Event, not hosted by UCLA Extension ***

Design School Student Event (Virtual)
Date: 7/24/2020
Start Time: 12:00pm
Session will be lead by a Designer Account Executive. Learn about Sherwin-Williams …

By UCLA Extension Career Services
UCLA Extension Career Services
Read more »

ASID – Interior Design Student Shadow Day – Feb. 21st

The Pasadena Chapter of ASID is hosting Student Shadow Days on Friday, February 21st.

First time, non-members of ASID are welcome to RSVP for free.  This is a great event for Arc-ID students to be paired up with an Established …

By UCLA Extension Career Services
UCLA Extension Career Services
Read more »

Handshake, Our New Online Job Board is Here!

Our new online job board, Handshake, is now live!  All featured jobs on this website and in your weekly career updates will now be connected from Handshake.

To view and apply for these jobs you must register on Handshake first …

By UCLA Extension Career Services
UCLA Extension Career Services
Read more »

5 Career Lessons You’re Never Too Old to Learn, According to 5 Real Stories

Here at The Muse, we love giving you advice (could you tell?). But if there’s one thing we love about our career story features, it’s that they provide us with some invaluable lessons, too.

If you’re feeling stuck or frustrated, …

By The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
Read more »


Featured Classes

ARCH X 438 – Fundamentals of Interior Architecture

Introduction to commercial and residential interior design processes. Students learn about the human element in design, sustainable design, the materials…

ARCH X 468.20 – Digital Presentation I: Photoshop/Illustrator

The use of these professional tools is essential to the creative process of design and presentation production, and students are…

ARCH X 467.12A – Design Communication I

Introduction to design fundamentals, including exercises in figure-ground relationships, color interaction, line, texture, shape, scale, balance, rhythm, emphasis, and organization…

ARCH X 467.15 – Lighting Design

Basic lighting topics, including light and texture, light and color, focal lighting, light sources, fixture schedules, switching patterns for commercial…

ARCH X 452.1 – Color Theory and Application

Emphasizing individual experimentation through lab exercises and demonstrations. Topics include the color wheel, perception of color, its permutations, and its…

ARCH X 427.7 – Surface Materials

Covers the selection and use of textiles, wall coverings, hard and soft surfaces, floor coverings, rugs, ceramic and vinyl tile,…