After completing this course, students will be able to:
1. Focus on key components of minimalist kitchen design and identify the trends that are shaping the future of the industry. Learn about maximizing kitchen storage options and organization of kitchen tools and food supplies.
2. Identify the improvements of ergonomics in European kitchen design. Realize how European cabinetry lends itself easily to Universal Design.
3. The historical significance of European kitchen design with a comparison of U.S. versus European manufacturing methods and materials.
4. Recognize the emerging sustainability standards relating to cabinet materials, such as new trends in lacquers, protected woods, and other alternatives