Degrees and Certifications:
BA Home Economics Education
Ms. Melinda O. Bremer
This course engages students in exporing various interior design professions, while building the content knowledge and technical skills necessary to provide a foundational knowledge of the design industry. Emphasis is placed on design thinking and utilization of the interior design process; human, environmental and behavioral factors; color theory, elements and principles of design; hand sketching/digital design techniques, space planning, selection of products and materials for residential interiors; client relationship building and design communication techiques. English/language arts, mathematics, science, art, and technology are reinforced.
Foods and Nutrition
This course examines the nutritional needs of the individual. Emphasis is placed on the fundamentals of food production, kitchen and meal management, food groups and their preparation, and time and resource management. English language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies are reinforced. Work-based learning strategies appropiate for this course include service learning and job shadowing. Family, Career and Community Leaders of America(FCCLA) competive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunityto apply essential standards and workplace readlinessskills through authentic experiences.
Education/Experience: BA Shepherd University-Shepherdstown, WV