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SFA-50 Wood Technology and Aesthetics

The Faculty of Interior Architecture / Interior Architecture
3rd Year, sem 1, 2019-2020 | Compulsory Course | Hours/Week: 1C+1S | ECTS Credits: 2
Study of Form and Ambience
Course Leader:
Dan Ionescu
Learning outcomes:

The study of the essences of wood, jointing details, finishings, furniture categories, technical data for pieces of seating, tapestry structures. The student will be able to design execution drawings for a piece of furniture.



1. Base wooden materials for furniture
2. Assembly
3. Doors for pieces of furniture
4. Drawers for pieces of furniture
5. Constructions and structures for pieces of furniture
6. Tapestries for pieces of furniture ( construtctions and structures for basic materials, tapestry phases)
7. Furniture finishings
8. Technical data for providing optimal seating position, technical data regarding storage

Practical works:

Teaching Method:

Desk course & video projector


Evaluation throught the course & exam plus a project on a piece of furniture of choice within the seminar, with model execution


"Desen Tehnic și Ornamental" - Ion Cristea, Romeo Țăranu, Ed. Tehnică și Pedagogică, 1974
"Manualul Tâmplarului Universal" - Petre Munteanu, Apostol Zafira, Ed. Didactică și Pedagogică, 1996
"Mobilier pentru întreaga casă" - Robert W. Lang, M.A.S.T., 2011
"Manualul Tâmplarului de Mobilă" - Bill Hylton, M.A.S.T., 2011
"Mobiler Rustic" - Nick Engler, Mary Jane Favorite, M.A.S.T., 2011


Theoretic knowledge accquiered in class have direct application in the project executed within the seminars, projects which will be graded separately.

Illustration by Laura Cristea and Cristina Popescu
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