Interior Design Reference Manual: Everything You Need to Know to Pass the NCIDQ® Exam, E-Book (PDF)

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Copyright: 2013
Page Count: 656
Format: PDF
  • David Kent Ballast, FAIA, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425

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    David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ Certification No. 9425, owns Architectural Research Consulting, a firm offering information and management services to architects, interior designers, and the construction industry. Mr. Ballast taught interior construction and other courses at Arapahoe Community College for over 20 years. A licensed architect in the state of Colorado, Mr. Ballast has written many books on design topics.

  • Interior Design Reference Manual: Everything You Need to Know to Pass the NCIDQ® Exam, E-Book (PDF), 6th Edition

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    David Kent Ballast's Interior Design Reference Manual: Everything You Need to Know to Pass the Exam facilitates comprehensive computer-based NCIDQ exam preparation, but it can be cumbersome when you’re on the go. With the E-Book version, you can prepare for your exam in transit or any place you can bring a mobile device.


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    Successful exam preparation requires the best resources, and the Interior Design Reference Manual offers the most complete preparation available for all three sections of the computer-based NCIDQ exam.

    Prepare to Pass the NCIDQ Exam

    • Study guidelines, exam tips, and tables throughout the book simplify your exam preparation

    • More than 200 figures illustrate common design details in both SI and U.S. measurements

    • Over 3,000 index entries help you quickly find key interior design terms and topics

    Interested in a prep course for the NCIDQ® IDFX, IDPX, or Practicum? Click here to learn more.

    Exam Content Areas Covered

    • Design Concepts and Programming

    • Design Constraints

    • Building Systems and Construction

    • Research, Analysis, and Selection of Products and Details

    • Communication and Documentation

    • Project and Business Management


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